(AGI) Rome, Oct 14 - An agreement is to be signed on Thursdaybetween the Legal Affairs Department of the Farnesina (ItalianForeign Affairs Ministry) and the Department of Law, Politicsand Development of the Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna di Studi ePerfezionamento of Pisa. The agreement aims to increase thepresence of the Farnesina in the legal milieu of the Italianacademic world. This will make it possible for the ministry tobe in touch with professionals from major legal areas and leadto development of scientific activities, including researchprogrammes at national, European and international level. Thecollaboration, under the direction of Andreas De Guttry,focuses mainly on issues relevant to humanitarian law, UnitedNations law, European Union law and the internationalprotection of human rights. (AGI). .