Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 12:57
It’s a foreboding title - ‘The World in Crisis’ - but relevant. The subjects covered by the International Bar Association’s (IBA) Annual Conference on International Criminal Law were refugees, peace versus justice after conflict, how wars are being funded through trafficking in antiquities and people and money laundering, and immunity from prosecutions.
Sunday, January 15, 2017 - 12:00
In this week's review, news about the ICC’s legal aid system, former Kosovo PM released in France, former Chadian president appeals against torture and rape conviction, and much more.
Thursday, December 29, 2016 - 15:36
In this week's review, Habre appeal against life-sentence, Rwandan genocide trial delayed, UN view of Colombia’s amnesty bill, and more.
Thursday, August 4, 2016 - 10:21
The African Extraordinary Chambers, an AU-backed special tribunal in Senegal, ordered Hissène Habré last week to pay his victims between 15.000 and 30.000 euros each in compensation for the atrocities they experienced.
Monday, May 30, 2016 - 14:38
Today Chad’s former dictator Hissène Habré heard the verdict that he was found guilty of crimes against humanity, murder and torture after a five-month trial that took place in Senegal’s capital Dakar. A victim's testimony.
Wednesday, February 17, 2016 - 10:58
Last week, vigorous and contradictory arguments were presented during the final public proceedings in the trial of the former Chadian president, Hissein Habré. Habré is on trial before a special tribunal in Dakar, accused of crimes against humanity, war crimes and torture when he was in power from June 1982 to December 1990.
Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 12:45
Over the past 15 years, Jacqueline Moudeina, a prominent Chadian human rights lawyer, has been pursuing justice for the survivors of former Chadian President Hissène Habré’s regime of terror. The trial opened on 20 July 2015, before the Extraordinary African Chambers in Dakar, Senegal.
Monday, February 8, 2016 - 10:02
On 8 February 2016, all the main players in the trial of Hissein Habré, the former president of Chad, will appear again before the Extraordinary African Chambers (EAC) in Dakar for the closing arguments. The verdict is expected in May.
Friday, February 5, 2016 - 16:09
The Outreach Consortium of the Extraordinary African Chambers (EAC) recently carried a tour of Chad to discuss the trial of the former Chadian president, Hissein Habré. It visited various towns, including Bongor in the south of the country, for meetings with civil society and a public debate.
Thursday, February 4, 2016 - 14:54
The Outreach Consortium of the Extraordinary African Chambers (EAC) was in the Chad’s capital, N'Djamena, for a dialogue with the victims and a town-hall meeting in the presence of witnesses in the Hissein Habré trial before the Extraordinary African Chambers (EAC).