Guénaël Mettraux’s inaugural lecture: “The Challenge of Human Rights in War Crimes Trials”

Friday 13 December 2013, Guénaël Mettraux, well-known defense attorney appearing before international criminal tribunals and Professor of International Criminal Law at the University of Amsterdam, will hold his inaugural lecture titled “The Challenge of Human Rights in War Crimes Trials”. The event is open to the public and will take place in the auditorium of…

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Framing Memory: National Perspectives of Remembering World War I (by NIOD Now at De Balie in Amsterdam, 16 December)

On Monday 16 December, the NIOD Institute for War, Holocaust, and Genocide Studies organizes an evening in light of the Great War centennial with presentations by Mélanie Bost (CEGESOMA), Kees Ribbens (NIOD), Angela Schwarz (Universität Siegen) and Dan Todman (Queen Mary University of London). Among other topics, the experts will address how the issue of the commemoration is dealt with by German authorities. And…

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International Crimes Database

Yesterday, the T.M.C. Asser Instituut in The Hague launched the International Crimes Database (supported by the Dutch Ministry of Security and Justice and the International Centre for Counter-Terrorism). The website offers a comprehensive database on international crimes adjudicated by national, international and internationalized courts.

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