Category Archives: Rome Statute

Paraguay: Making headway in Rome Statute implementation

This June, global civil society has called on Paraguay to continue its progress on the implementation of the Rome Statute, setting an important example and precedent for the rest of Latin America. Add your signature to our petition, requesting the … Continue reading

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#GlobalJustice Weekly – Uganda strains diplomatic ties by welcoming ICC suspect

In Global Justice news this week: States took Uganda to task for its decision to welcome ICC suspect Omar al-Bashir to its presidential inauguration ceremony,  sentencing hearings began at the ICC for convicted rebel commander Jean-Pierre Bemba Gombo, several Coalition … Continue reading

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New ICC home opens: Against all odds, international justice is here to stay

The opening of the permanent premises of the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague sends a clear message to the world that international criminal justice is here to stay despite past and continuing challenges to its authority.

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South Africa’s shapeshifting position on international justice

In this post from Journalists for Justice, Ottilia Anna Maunganidze discusses South Africa’s wavering position on international criminal justice.

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Cameroon: Join the ICC by ratifying Rome Statute

Cameroon’s president Paul Biya should prove his commitment to give his citizens the protection of international law by joining the International Criminal Court (ICC). Add your voice – call on Cameroon to ratify the Rome Statute.

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