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Serge Brammertz opens academic year for master students

On Tuesday 29 September Dr. Serge Brammertz, Chief Prosecutor of the ICTY, will open the academic year for students of the International Crimes and Criminology Master’s program with a guest lecture. In his lecture, he will address current topics, drawing from his extensive experience in investigating and prosecuting grave international crimes. Before being appointed as…

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Summer school on international criminal justice kicks off

On 6 July, the summer school on international criminal justice at the CICJ kicked off with a first introductory lecture and a welcome dinner. CICJ staff welcomed a group of 26 enthusiastic students with very diverse backgrounds, from all over the world. During the first week, students will have lectures and workshops introducing them to the basics of international criminal…

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Research Talent Grant awarded to CICJ researchers

The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) has awarded a Research Talent Grant to CICJ researchers Barbora Hola, Catrien Bijleveld, and Lily Rueda for a PhD project on sentencing, complementarity, and peace processes in Colombia. The International Criminal Court (ICC) prosecutes perpetrators of international crimes only if national states are “unable or unwilling” to do…


AmP session with Oliver Windridge on 22 June

In the latest AmP session on 22 June, Oliver Windridge, Associate Legal Officer in the ICTY Appeals Chamber, addressed the challenges the ICTY Trial and Appeals Chambers face when considering provisional release. Following the ICTY Appeals Chamber’s handling of the provisional release of high-profile accused Šešelj and Hadžić in March and April 2015, the granting of…