Tag Archives: African Union

“Africa needs to believe in ICC”- Video

Activists from across Africa clarify misconceptions about the International Criminal Court (ICC) and highlight the need for African governments to support the court in a video released by 21 African and international nongovernmental organizations.

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#GlobalJustice Weekly- No ICC withdrawal at African Union summit

In Global Justice news this week: facts about the 26th African Union summit and the ICC; the trials of Laurent Gbagbo and Blé Goudé continued; ICC to deliver its veredict on the Bemba case on March; opening of the first … Continue reading

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#GlobalJustice Weekly – No ICC investigation in Honduras

In global justice news this week: the ICC decides to not investigate allegations of crimes against humanity in Honduras; the UN (ACT) group launches its Code of Conduct; and news on India, Syria, Yemen and much more.

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Get the latest on civil society efforts in Côte d’Ivoire

In the latest issue of La Haye, the Côte d’Ivoire Coalition for the ICC’s biannual newsletter, Jelena Pia Comella, deputy executive director of the Coalition for the ICC, reflects on the progresses made in international justice since the creation of the ICC and on the … Continue reading

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Countering the anti-ICC agenda in Africa

In this guest post from Humanity United, Sulemana Braimah, executive director of Media Foundation for West Africa, discusses the difficult but important relationship between the ICC and African states, and provides suggestions for the way forward.

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