Category Archives: Central African Republic

#GlobalJustice Weekly—Endless violence in Libya

In global justice news this week: The ICC Prosecutor addresses the UN Security Council on Libya’s “seemingly endless cycle of violence”; Amnesty International calls for rejection of Kenyan and South African agenda proposals for the 14th Assembly of States Parties; … Continue reading

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First ICC witness tampering trial opens in The Hague

The opening of the first International Criminal Court (ICC) witness tampering trial sends a clear message to anyone attempting to interfere in the administration of international justice, said civil society today.

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#GlobalJustice Weekly: Peace and justice in Colombia?

Deal reached on justice for Colombian war crimes; Addressing political inequities resulting in uneven international justice; First ICC witness tampering trial to open; 60 new charges against Lord’s Resistance Army commander Dominic Ongwen; ICC fugitive al-Bashir abandons plan to attend … Continue reading

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#GlobalJusticeWeekly – Report spurs UN action against peacekeeper sex abuse

The United Nations (UN) announced new measures aimed at curbing sexual abuse by peacekeepers this week amid allegations that UN troops in the Central African Republic (CAR) committed rape and other abuses.

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#GlobalJusticeWeekly – Justice paramount in CAR talks

Civil society is calling for the prioritization of accountability for grave crimes at a national reconcilation forum in the Central African Republic this week.

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