“I was selected as the consensus candidate of the Consultative Committee for the post of UN Special Rapporteur on the Occupied Palestinian Territories earlier this year,” Cerna wrote in a comment on the blog of the European Journal of International Law, “but the Organization of Islamic Cooperation and the League of Arab States both officially opposed me, which killed my candidacy.”

http://blog.unwatch.org/index.php/2014/11/06/georgetown-prof-unhrc-killed-my-candidacy-for-not-being-partial-like-william-schabas/ – 11/6/2014

Related:

http://www.jpost.com/Diplomacy-and-Politics/US-international-law-professor-lead-candidate-to-replace-Falk-341257 – 2/12/2014.