Online guest lecture Carla Ferstman 25 November on victim reparations

On 25 November at 14:30 CET, CICJ will host an online guest lecture by Dr. Carla Ferstman entitled ‘Reparation “for” victims in interstate proceedings: the challenges and prospects for the ICJ to advance victims’ rights’. Nowadays, victims of international crimes are granted various substantive and procedural rights under international law. Nevertheless, precise contours of their…

Guest lecture ‘Roma in Conflict’ 23 January

Provided by Jonathan Lee ‘Roma in Conflict: The Kosovo War and the Human Cost for Romani People 20 Years Later’ The Roma are Europe’s largest ethnic minority. Numbering over 12 million, they have often found themselves caught in the middle of conflicts, or on the receiving end of genocidal practices since their first arrival on…

Guest lecture ‘Victim participation in ICL’ 16 January 2020

provided by Dr Kinga Tibori-Szabó Nowadays, victims of international crimes are granted various substantive and procedural rights. Nevertheless, precise contours of their participation in trials before hybrid and international criminal tribunals still remain contentious and widely debated both in theory, and in practice. Should the victims be allowed to directly participate in these proceedings? How…

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…