AmP session with Melinda Taylor on 10 November

On 10 November 2016, CICJ will welcome Melinda Taylor for another Academic meets Practitioner (“AmP”) session. During these sessions, CICJ researchers and other invited academics meet with international criminal justice practitioners. Together they discuss their views on various challenges encountered in the practice of prosecutions of international crimes. The series aims to promote a constructive dialogue and future…

AmP session with Gregory Townsend

On 17 May 2016, CICJ will welcome Gregory Townsend for another Academic meets Practitioner (“AmP”) session. During these sessions, the CICJ researchers and other invited academics meet with international criminal justice practitioners. Together they discuss their views on various challenges encountered in the practice of prosecutions of international crimes. The series aims to promote a constructive dialogue and…

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…

Academic Meets Practitioner: winter 2013 edition

The first Academic Meets Practitioner session will take place Thursday November 7th at the VU’s Law Faculty. The CICJ researchers will meet with Maarten van der Vlugt from the Landelijk Parket, the branch of the Dutch Public Prosecution that is responsible for the domestic prosecution of international crimes. Recently, this prosecution unit has conducted complex and successful prosecutions…