The Netherlands will host a one-day UN conference on the future of Afghanistan in The Hague on March 31st, the Dutch government announced today. They also said that UN secretary-general Ban Ki-moon is likely to chair the meeting, proposed by US secretary of state Hillary Clinton during a visit to Europe last week, and it… Read more »
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ICLB member Steven Kay will participate in a one-day conference on the Israel-Palestine conflict and address the international legal issues raised by this conflict, including the way they have been reported in the media. This University of London Conference is a joint conference with the Association of the Palestinian Community in the UK, The Centre… Read more »
On the 24 February Steven Kay will participate in a workshop entitled : “International Humanitarian Law as applied by the defence” by Steven Kay QC (Defence Counsel before the ICTY) The IHL Division of the Netherlands Red Cross, the T.M.C. Asser Institute, and the Dutch Ministry of Defence have organised a national student-competition on international… Read more »
Colleen Rohan will be acting as a judge for an ICC Moot court competition which is being held in the World Forum Convention Centre in The Hague this week, from Monday 16 to Friday the 20 February. She will be sitting on the panel of judges on Thursday, 19 February. The competition will involve various… Read more »
On 21 March 2009 the Grotius Centre, in the framework of its research agenda on Fragmentation, is holding a conference focusing on Fragmentation and Judicial Dialogue and International Criminal Law and Cultural Diversity. ICLB member Colleen Rohan will be speaking at this event. Other speakers will include H.E. Judge Liu Daqun, ICTY, H.E. Judge Frederic… Read more »
From 16 to 20 February 2009, Mr. Mettraux will be teaching a week-long course in international criminal law and international criminal justice at the Riga Graduate Law Institute in Riga, Latvia.
Tonight the Asser Institute, as part of its Law and Armed Conflict lecture series, is hosting H E Judge Kenneth Keith who will be giving speaking on ‘Tutti fratelli? Perspectives and Challenges for International Humanitarian Law‘. The lecture begins at 19.30 at The Asser Institute, R.J. Schimmelpennincklaan 20-22, The Hague. A brief description of the… Read more »
ICLB member, Steven Kay will speak on the 1 March 2009 at the University of London’s School of Oriental and African Studies on the international legal issues concerning Israel’s recent offensive in the Gaza Strip. This one day conference is being organised by the Centre for Islamic and Middle East Law (CIMEL) and the Association… Read more »
On 29 January 2009, Gillian Higgins will be taking part in the Atrocity Crimes Litigation Year-in-Review (2008) Conference at Northwestern University School of Law in Chicago.
On Saturday 24 January 2005 Steven Kay QC is in Berlin at the German Defence Bar’s Annual Training Conference where he is presenting a lecture on the Special Tribunal for Lebanon as established by the UN Security Council.
ICLB member Colleen Rohan will be lecturing to International Criminal Law students from Hastings College of Law, part of the University of California in San Francisco, on the 2 February 2009. She will lecture on the topic of the ad hoc tribunals and the defence function in international war crimes trials.
The T.M.C. Asser Institute, the Coalition for the International Criminal Court and the Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies (Leiden University, Campus The Hague) invite you to the next lecture in the Autumn 2008-2009 Series of the Supranational Criminal Law Lecture Series: Speaker: Niels Blokker, Legal Advisor, Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs & Professor, Leiden… Read more »
The Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies are hosting the international conference on The United Nations and the Evolution of Global Values, which will take place at the Peace Palace on 11 and 12 December 2008. Experts from the disciplines of public international law, ethics and international relations will present their views on the concept… Read more »
Speaker: Maxim Ferschtman, Senior Legal Advisor with the Equality and Citizenship program at the Open Society Justice Initiative Topic: The obligation to investigate torture claims: the example of Chechen cases at the ECHR Date: Wednesday, 26 November 2008Time: 19:00 Venue: T.M.C. Asser Institute, R.J. Schimmelpennincklaan 20-22, The Hague
Tonight, Wednesday, 19 November 2008, Brigitte Chelebian, Representative of the CICC in Beirut, is giving a lecture entitled “Promoting the ICC in the Middle East: perspectives and challenges.” This lecture is part of the Asser Institute’s Supranational Criminal Law Lecture Series. It is on at 7 p.m in the in the Asser Institute, The Hague…. Read more »
On Tuesday 2nd of December 2008, at 6 pm, former Nuremberg Prosecutor Whitney R. Harris will speak in Courtroom 600 at the Palace of Justice in Nuremberg, Germany.
On Saturday 24 January Steven Kay QC will be speaking in Berlin at the annual meeting of the International Criminal Defence Lawyers of Germany. He will give a presentation upon the Assassination of Rafik Hariri and the Special Tribunal for Lebanon.