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PERSONAL DATA

Gender female
Job title Professor
Institution
Universidad Austral, International Law Department ( UA)
Juan de Garay 125 Buenos Aires C1063ABB
Address
Buenos Aires
ARGENTINA
1059
Nationality Argentina
Tel 54-911-4972-1567
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PROFESSIONAL DATA

Degree Ph.D. in Law (International Law Area) from the University of Buenos Aires (1992). Summa cum Laude
Job type Teaching/Education , Research , Institutional Management
Research Area(s) Fisheries, Aquaculture , Policy, Law, Economics, Management , Research Support Services , Fisheries, Aquaculture , Policy, Law, Economics, Management , Research Support Services
Research Activities
  • Member of the Finance Committee of the International Seabed Authority (Kingston, Jamaica) since 2012. Previously Member of the Legal and Technical Commission from 2000 to 2011.
  • Full Professor of Public International Law at the University of Buenos Aires and Austral University.
  • On the list of conciliators and the list of arbitrators (for Argentina) of the dispute settlement system of the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea.
  • General Coordinator of the Argentine National Commission on the Outer Limits of the Continental Shelf (COPLA) from 8 September 1997 to the present.
  • Received scholarships to pursue postgraduate studies from the United Nations University (1995), The Hague Academy of International Law (1986, 1988, 1991, 1994), the Organization of American States (1989), the United Nations International Law Commission (Geneva, 1988) and the Inter-American Institute of Human Rights (Costa Rica, 1987). 
Working languages English, Spanish
Skills/Expertise
  • Law of the Sea
  • Natural resources
  • Environmental Law
  • Public International Law
Comments Author of three books and numerous book chapters and specialist articles. The most recent include: “Capítulo 33: La Zona internacional de los fondos marinos”, in González Napolitano, Silvina (ed.), Lecciones de Derecho Internacional Público, Errepar, Buenos Aires, 1° edic., 2015, pp. 671-700; “The Applicability and the Application of the evidence to the Contrary”, co-author withn Paterlini, Marcelo, in Chapter 14: Technical and Legal Aspects of the Regimes of the Continental Shelf and the Area – The Third Album (Aspectos técnicos y jurídicos de los regímenes de la plataforma continental y la Zona – Tercer Tomo), Science Press, Beijing, 2015; “El límite exterior de la plataforma continental argentina – El límite más extenso y nuestra frontera con la humanidad”, in Res Diplomática – Número 1. Mayo 2015, Tercera época, Instituto del Servicio Exterior de la Nación (ISEN), pp. 68-97, 2015; “El límite exterior de la plataforma continental. La presentación argentina y algunos aspectos de la práctica seguida hasta la fecha”, in Gutierrez Posse, H. (Coordinadora), Derecho Internacional Público, Revista Jurídica de Buenos – 2012, Facultad de Derecho – Universidad de Buenos Aires, Abeledo Perrot, Buenos Aires, 2013, Buenos Aires, pp. 217-247; “Estado del arte de las tendencias sobre legislación relativa a la minería de los Fondos Marinos - Su aplicación al Pacífico Sudeste, incluyendo propuestas para promover la adopción de medidas regionales sobre minería oceánica”, Informe Comisión Permanente del Pacífico Sur, Ecuador, 2012, 91 pp., in http://cpps-int.org/cpps-docs/consultorias /fondos_marinos/analisis-juridico-fondos-marinos.pdf; “Pandora’s Box” and Article 76 of UNCLOS – A decade of State practice in the outer limit of the continental shelf”, en Technical and Legal Aspects of the Regimes of the Continental Shelf and the Area – T II, China Ocean Press, Beijing, 2012, 122-128; Legal Basis within the International Seabed Authority Regulatory Framework for Establishing a Network of Areas of Potential Environmental Interest”, en Memorias de la Comisión Permanente del Pacífico Sur, Ecuador, 2010, pp. 46-52; “The Continental Shelf Beyond 200 Nautical Miles:  Practice to Date and Some Issues of Debate”, in Vidas, Davor, Law, Technology and Science for Oceans in Globalisation, the Fridtjof Nansen Institute, Norway, 2010, pp. 477-498; “How can Life in the Deep Sea be Protected?”, in The International Journal of Marine and Coastal Law 24 (2009), 281-307; “Marco legal para la protección ambiental en la exploracián y explotación de las costras ricas en cobalto”, in COPLA-CARI (Ed.), Los recursos de lecho y subsuelo del mar — Aspectos jurídicos, científicos y económicos de su exploración y explotación, Buenos Aires, 2008, pp. 57-66; “Legal Framework for the Environmental Protection on Prospecting and Exploration for Cobalt-Rich Crusts”, in Mining of Cobalt-Rich Ferromanganese Crusts and Polymetallic Sulphides — Technological and Economic Considerations, International Seabed Authority, Jamaica, 2007, 40-56.
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Dr. Frida ARMAS-PFIRTER)

Legal Basis within the International Seabed Authority Regulatory Framework for Establishing a Network of Areas of Potential Environmental Interest, en Memorias de la Comisión Permanente del Pacífico Sur, Ecuador, 2010, pp. 46-52
The Continental Shelf Beyond 200 Nautical Miles: 2010- Practice to Date and Some Issues of Debate, en VIDAS, Davor, Law, Technology and Science for Oceans in Globalisation, The Fridtjof Nansen Institute, Norway, 2010, pp. 477-498
How can Life in the Deep Sea Be Protected?, en The International Journal of Marine and Coastal Law 24 (2009), 281-307
Marco legal para la protección ambiental en la exploración y explotación de las costras ricas en cobalto, en COPLA-CARI (Ed.), Los recursos de lecho y subsuelo del mar ? Aspectos jurídicos, científicos y económicos de su exploración y explotación, Buenos Aires, 2008, pp. 57-66
Legal Framework for the Environmental Protection on Prospecting and Exploration for Cobalt-Rich Crusts, en Mining Cobalt-Rich Ferromanganese Crusts and Polymetallic Sulphides Deposits: Technological and Economic Considerations, International Seabed Authority, Jamaica, 2007, 40-56.
1. ?Secession and international law: Latin American practice?, co-autor con González Napolitano, S, en ?Secession - International Law Perspectivas?, M.KOHEN (Ed.), Graduate Institute of International Studies, Ginebra (Suiza), Cambridge University Press, 2006, pp. 374-415
4. Frida M. Armas Pfirter ?Protection and Conservation of the Living Resources of the Area? en ?Addressing Difficult Issues in the Law of the Sea?, Hydrographic, Geodetic, and Marine Geoscientific Aspects of the Law of the Sea (ABLOS), Mónaco, 2003.
4. Frida M. Armas Pfirter ?Protection and Conservation of the Living Resources of the Area? en ?Addressing Difficult Issues in the Law of the Sea?, Hydrographic, Geodetic, and Marine Geoscientific Aspects of the Law of the Sea (ABLOS), Mónaco, 2003.
5. ?El caso ?Grand Prince? ante el Tribunal Internacional del Derecho del Mar?, en Estudios de Derecho Internacional ? En Homenaje al Profesor Ernesto J. Rey Caro, T. I, Coordinadora Zlata Drnas de Clement, Edit. Drnas-Lerner, Córdoba 2002, pp. 399-418.
3. ?Los recursos naturales del lecho y subsuelo del mar? en XXIX Curso de Derecho Internacional - ?Recursos Naturales, Energía, Medio Ambiente y el Derecho Internacional?, Comité Jurídico Interamericano y Subsecretaría de Asuntos Jurídicos -Departamento de Derecho Internacional- de la Organización de los Estados Americanos (OEA), Río de Janeiro (Brasil), 2002, pp. 351-394.
4. En colaboración con Julio A. Barberis y María Querol, ?Aplicación de principios de Derecho Internacional en la administración de ríos compartidos. Argentina con Paraguay y Uruguay?, en EMBID IRUJO, Antonio, El Derecho de aguas en Iberoamérica y España: cambio y modernización en el inicio del tercer milenio, Tomo II, Edit. Civitas, 2002, pp. 69-126.
1. Los límites de la República Argentina, Cuadernos de Derecho Internacional 2, Editorial Abaco-Depalma, Colección Universidad Austral, 2000; Armas Pfirter, Frida; Barberis, Julio; Beraud, Alan; Freyre, Nelly. I.S.B.N. 950-569-134-3
5. ?Tratados vigentes para la Argentina julio 1999-junio 2000? en Anuario de Derecho N° 6 ? 2003, Universidad Austral, Buenos Aires, 2003, pp. 155-169.
Pandora?s Box and Article 76 of UNCLOS ? A decade of State practice in the outer limit of the continental shelf, en Technical and Legal Aspects of the Regimes of the Continental Shelf and the Area ? T II, China Ocean Press, 2012
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Created: 2007-04-17 Last Updated: 2016-07-11 by Frida ARMAS-PFIRTER