Judgment No. 2769
1. The Director General's decision of 21 May 2007 is set aside.
2. The IAEA shall pay the complainant 5,000 euros.
3. It shall pay him 1,000 euros in costs.
4. All other claims are dismissed.
"As it cannot be confirmed but for the flaw in the selection process that the complainant would have been appointed to the post of Section Head, this aspect of the claim for material damages is rejected. The complainant, however, lost a valuable opportunity to be properly considered for the said post."
procedure; complaint allowed; complaint allowed in part; injury; material injury; due process; appointment; competition; material damages