Judgment No. 2639
The complaint is dismissed.
"Both under the UN Staff Rules and the WTO Staff Rules, the Organization recognises only one nationality for each staff member; a staff member's nationality is determined at the time of appointment and a staff member's home is deemed to be in the country of which the staff member is a national, unless there are compelling reasons to make an exception."
grounds; international civil servant; nationality; place of origin; exception; rule of another organisation; staff regulations and rules; appointment; home; date