Professor Solomon E. Salako, LL.B. (London), LL.M. (London), M.Phil. (London), A.C.I.S., Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria, has taught law at Olabisi Onabanjo University (formerly Ogun State University (Nigeria)), Leeds Metropolitan University and Liverpool John Moores University (United Kingdom). He is currently Professorial Fellow in The School of Law and The Desmond Tutu Centre for War and Peace Studies at Liverpool Hope University, United Kingdom. His research interests are in Criminal Law, Evidence, Philosophy, Legal Theory, Human Rights, International Biomedical Law and Ethics, International Law and International Relations. He is the author of Evidence, 2009, available at www.insitelawmagazine.com/evidenceintroduction.htm and Evidence, Proof and Justice: Legal Philosophy and the Provable in English Courts, Ventus Publishing, Denmark, 2010; available at www.bookboon.com/int/student/law/Evidence-Proof-And-Justice and numerous books and articles on medical law and ethics,human rights and international law and international relations. His best known recent publications include “The Council of Europe Convention on Human Rights and Biomedicine: A new look at international biomedical law and ethics” (2008) 27 Medicine and Law 339-356, “The UNESCO Universal Declaration on Bioethics and Human Rights: Protecting Future Generations and the Quest for a Global Consensus” (2008) 27 Medicine and Law 805-823, “Research Ethics Committees and Community Values: Devlin, Dworkin, Hart and Beyond” (2010) 29 Medicine and Law 37-50, “Informed Consent under the European Convention on Biomedicine and the Universal Declaration on Bioethics” (2011) 30 Medicine and Law 101-113, “Agrobiotechnology, Indigenous Peoples’ Rights and Traditional Knowledge” (2012) 20 (2) African Journal of International and Comparative Law 318-332 , “Civil Wars and the Right to Self-Determination”, International Law Research, Vol. 2, no. 1, 2013: 129-144," Forcible Protection of Nationals Abroad and Humanitarian Intervention : Might or Right ?" ,International Law Research,Vol.5,No.1,2016: 152-167," Climate Change,Environmental Security and Global Justice",International Law Research,Vol.6,No.1,2017:119-131 and "Entitlement to Islands,Rocks and Low-Tide Elevations in the South China Sea : Geoeconomics versus Rule of Law", International Law Research,Vol.7,No.1,2018:247-259.
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