Abdul G. Koroma was a member of the International Court of Justice from 1994 until 2012, and the United Nations International Law Commission from 1982 until 1994. He was Ambassador and Permanent Representative of Sierra Leone to the United Nations, the European Economic Community and the Organization of African Unity (OAU), and has had extensive experience as a member of various legal committees in the United Nations, the OAU and the African Union. Since 2006, he has been a member of the Committee of Experts on the Application of Conventions and Recommendations of the International Labour Office in Geneva, Switzerland. He is the Chairman of the International Labour Organization (ILO) Mission to Fiji to examine labour disputes between the Government of Fiji and trade unions in light of the applicable ILO Conventions and Recommendations. He is also Chairman of the African Union’s Panel of Experts on the settlement of territorial and boundary disputes between the Republic of Sudan and the Republic of South Sudan.