Delivering expert reports for the International Court of Justice

Expert geomorphological opinion was submitted to the International Court of Justice by Prof. Eric Fouache (former IAG President) and Prof. Francisco Gutiérrez (current IAG Vice-President) on the case “Maritime delimitation in the Caribbean Sea and the Pacific Ocean (Costa Rica v. Nicaragua)” on 30th April 2017. The Court delivered its Judgment on the case on 2 February 2018.

Delegations from Nicaragua and Costa Rica, personnel of the Registry of the International Court of Justice, Eric Fouache (further right) and Francisco Gutiérrez (bottom right). Image taken in the second mission carried out in March 2017.

The report is accessible at:

A description of the case is here: