Public lecture 28 November KNAW fellow Maja Munivrana Vajda

On 28 November from 16:00 hrs, CICJ organises a public lecture, given by Dr. Maja Munivrana Vajda, KNAW Visiting Fellow at the CICJ, on acknowledging victims of war-related sexual violence in Croatia. As a post-conflict, transitional society, Croatia is still confronting the consequences of the 1991-1995 war. While some more vocal groups of the population…

Eleven students start CICJ Research Lab internship

Eleven students from the master programme on International Crimes, Conflict and Criminology will participate in CICJ Research Lab to assist in academic research that is carried out at CICJ. They are Jacqueline Beveridge, Tara Ditzel, Jessica Jeansipen, Roxane Kulenkamp, Madison March, Nikolaos Moaritis, Eva Notté, Akdana Shakenova, Megan van Straten, Gaia Rietveld and Lisanne van der Weijde. These students will…

Delegation of Chinese judges visits CICJ

On 23 September, CICJ welcomed a distinguished delegation of five Chinese judges from different courts in Hainan province. The delegation met with CICJ’s executive directors Joris van Wijk and Barbora Hola and head of the criminology department professor Wim Huisman. The meeting was aimed at providing information about the education and research activities in the…

Report anniversary conference ‘ICJ at the Crossroads’ 17 May

In celebration of the ten-year anniversary of the interdisciplinary Master programme International Crimes, Conflict and Criminology offered at the VU, on 17 May 2019 the CICJ hosted an international conference under the title ‘International Criminal Justice at the Crossroads’. The successful event attracted a large audience of journalists, academics, practitioners, NGOs and students, who were…