Cycle of Violence in Post-Conflict Settings Symposium 30 January

On 30 January from 9:15 to 17:00 hrs, the Netherlands Institute for the Study of Crime and Law Enforcement (NSCR) organises a symposium on the cycle of violence in post-conflict settings and among conflict-affected populations.The meeting aims to – in an informal and engaging way – promote discussion and exchange experiences across disciplines, countries and experts.…


Expert seminar ‘Sentencing and Rehabilitation’ on 30 November

On 30 November 2015, the Center for International Criminal Justice organized an expert seminar on ‘Sentencing, Rehabilitation and Perpetrators of International Crimes’, with the financial support of The Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO). Over the past decades, international criminal tribunals and courts have convicted over 150 perpetrators of genocide, crimes against humanity and war crimes.…


Fighting for human rights in Somaliland and Bangladesh

On Monday 16 November, CICJ welcomed two human rights defenders from two very different countries, Somaliland and Bangladesh, who shared their experiences from their human rights work. How do you fight for human rights in a hostile environment? The speakers are in the Netherlands in the context of the Shelter City project. Through this project, the…