About the author: Rev. Dr. Jude Ibegbu is a Catholic Priest of the Diocese of Orlu in Nigeria. He holds a doctorate degree in Moral Theology from the Instituto de Teologia Morale, a doctorate degree in canon law and in civil law from the Pontificia Universita Lateranense. He specialized in international law, Human Rights in international law and in the social teaching of the Church. Since 1996, he is engaged in holding seminars at the Lateran Pontifical University in Rome.1999 0-7734-8175-3
Among the topics discussed are: notion of international law, relationship between international law and municipal law, basis of international law, sources of international law, subjects of international law, responsibility of States, sovereignty of States and the principle of non-intervention, etc.2003 0-7734-6852-81999 0-7734-7832-9
The aim of this work is to fill the lacuna which exists in international law concerning the rights of the unborn child. This book is a docification and progressive development of International law in this field with a view to proposing a Convention on the Human Rights of the Unborn Child.
Volume is deals with Abortion and the right to life. Volume II deals with biotechnology and the human rights of the unborn child.