Sunday, December 16, 2018 - 08:50
The 20th anniversary summer session of Salzburg Law School on International Criminal Law, Humanitarian Law and Human Rights Law (SLS) brought together a diverse group of students, academics and practicioners. But experts like Professor Suzannah Linton also believe “the dialogue on international justice needs to become more diverse and global.” Salzburg Law School started its first summer school 20 years ago, and held its last one just as the International Criminal Court celebrates 20 years since it was founded via the Rome Statute. One of the organisers looks back at the event in Salzburg and forwards to ask participants what needs to happen to "revitalise the international justice project".
Monday, November 19, 2018 - 14:03
In this week's review, news about the ECCC conviction of Chea and Samphan for genocide, the adjournment of Kwoyelo’s trial in Uganda, Defence submissions in Gbagbo and Blé Goudé case, the conviction of a Bosnian Serb soldier for war crimes and Nigerian forces face allegations of crimes against humanity and more.
Saturday, November 10, 2018 - 09:34
In this week's review, news about the conclusion of the Dutch Government’s investigation into Praljak’s suicide, a joint UN Report on mass graves found in former ISIL territory, Bensouda’s statement on Libya, a French arrest warrant against Syrian officials and more
Monday, June 18, 2018 - 07:52
In this week's review, news about the Gaddafi admissibility challenge, interim release of Bemba and victims’ reparations, Special Tribunal for Lebanon final brief and closing presentations schedule, Amicus Curiae in Rohingya jurisdiction question and Jordan Article 87(7) appeal, German arrest warrant for Syrian official and more.
Monday, June 11, 2018 - 07:03
In this week's review, news about Bemba’s acquittal, MICT Prosecutor Serge Brammertz’s address to the UN Security Council, the schedule for Ongwen’s defence case, potential war crimes in Syria, Syrian torture complaint filed under universal jurisdiction, approval for the Central African Republic Special Tribunal and more
Saturday, December 30, 2017 - 01:02
Like describing an elephant, “justice” is a hard word to define to everyone’s’ satisfaction. You just know it when you see it. In 2017, just as we’ve done in previous years, Justice Hub has chased and published stories of people working in different fields to make the world a more just and peaceful place. With the year coming to an end, we’ve prepared a list of the most interesting, moving and thought-provoking #MyJustice stories from 2017.
Monday, December 18, 2017 - 15:57
We sounded out American human rights advocate Christina Moreno on her interpretation of inclusive justice.
"Inclusive justice means that everybody - regardless of skin colour, religion, national origin - should be offered the same opportunity as everyone else," she said.
You can watch Christina Moreno's full talk at Hague Talks below:
Tuesday, December 5, 2017 - 06:57
By Justice Hub
The conflicts in Iraq and Syria have resulted in countless atrocities being committed against innocent civilians. Women and girls have borne the brunt of these crimes, particularly those of a sexual nature. ISIS, the extremist group also known by its Arabic language acronym Daesh, is responsible for many of these crimes. The group has been especially ruthless in its targeting of...
Wednesday, October 25, 2017 - 09:59
More than 465,000 people are either dead or missing as a result of the 6-year conflict in Syria. Rights activist Bassam al-Ahmad is trying to ensure that as many of those individuals as possible get a chance to tell their stories. Even though he was at one time in serious danger of becoming part of the deadly statistics himself, when his work chronicling the ravages of the civil war earned him a stint in one of Syria’s notorious prisons. This interview is published here as part of Justice Hub’s #MyJustice series.
Tuesday, October 24, 2017 - 17:18
Bert Koenders is the former Dutch minister of foreign affairs. At a specially-convened meeting in The Hague, bringing together experts to discuss a new UN-backed justice mechanism for Syria's victims, he paid tribute to all those who have so far gathered evidence of war crimes.