This seminar concerns the backlash against International Criminal Law in Africa and addresses
- Whether the International Criminal Court (ICC) is able to prosecute acting Heads of State and if so, on whose request (immunities).
- The African Union’s resistance to ICC jurisdiction over Heads of African States and objection to ICC universal jurisdiction.
- The withdrawal of African states from the ICC and what that means to the ICC and International Criminal Law in general.
- How to move forward from the crisis of the relationship between the ICC and African states.
Monday, November 6, 2017
Seminar: The Crisis of International Criminal Law in Africa
seminar on "The Crisis of International Criminal Law in Africa." The program is here. Here's the idea: