Constitutionalism – Kadi ruling of EU Court of First Instance – Erosion of ‘total’ constitutional order by reallocation of public power – Constitutional vision challenge of networks approach – Emerging human rights hierarchy – Rudimentary international value system – Ius cogens and erga omnes – Barcelona Traction – Core human rights elements – Enforcement through regional and domestic courts – Review of Security Council resolutions
* Prof. Dr. Iur., LL.M. (Harvard); Prof. of International Constitutional Law, University of Amsterdam [Universiteit van Amsterdam], the Netherlands; Extraordinary Prof., North-West University (Potchefstroom campus) and University of Pretoria (South Africa). This contribution forms part of a so-called VICI Project of the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research [Nederlandse Organisatie voor Wetenschappelijk Onderwijs, NWO] entitled: The Emerging International Constitutional Order: the Implications of Hierarchy in International Law for the Coherence and Legitimacy of International Decision-making.