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The year ahead at the ICC

2015 is set to be a busy year for the ICC. Two new trials will open, a new president will be elected and seven new judges will come on board. At year’s end, the Court will make the long-awaited move … Continue reading

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Join ICC to safeguard human rights every day

By ensuring accountability for war crimes, crimes against humanity and genocide, the ICC system is a powerful mechanism for protecting core human rights. This Human Rights Day, all states should commit to joining the Court to safeguard the human rights … Continue reading

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Introducing The Global Justice Monitor

Readers may notice some changes in this 46th edition of our flagship publication. While insightful analysis of pressing issues facing the ICC and Rome Statute (RS) system of international justice remain at its core, we hope The Global Justice Monitor … Continue reading

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ICC member states to meet for annual session – what’s on the agenda?

Next week, civil society from across the world will join ICC member states and other stakeholders in New York for the annual session of the Court’s governing body—the Assembly of States Parties (ASP). As the ICC’s management, oversight and legislative … Continue reading

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Judges censure DRC over failure to arrest Al-Bashir

ICC judges have referred the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to UN Security Council and Assembly of States Parties (ASP) for its failure to arrest and surrender Sudanese President Omar Al-Bashir during a visit in February. In a decision last … Continue reading

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