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Successful Conclusion of the Fifth Cycle of the Mechanism’s Inter-University Video Lecture Programme

The Hague, 29 February 2024

Successful Conclusion of the Fifth Cycle of the Mechanism’s Inter-University Video Lecture Programme

The fifth cycle of the Mechanism's Inter-University Video Lecture Programme (Programme) concluded today with a lecture by the Coordinator of the Mechanism Information Programme for Affected Communities (…

 

Mechanism concludes its Second Judicial Colloquium in Arusha

Arusha, 29 February 2024

Group photo closure of colloquium

Today, the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism) concluded its Second Judicial Colloquium, which was held over two days on 28 and 29 February 2024 in Arusha, United Republic of Tanzania (Tanzania). This high-level…

 

Mechanism Judges hold in-person Plenary Session in Arusha

Arusha, 27 February 2024

Plenary

On 26 and 27 February 2024, the Judges of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism) gathered for an in-person Plenary Session at the seat of the Mechanism in Arusha, United Republic of Tanzania. This was the…

 

Statement by Mechanism Judges on the “Ethical Principles for International Criminal Judges”

Arusha, 27 February 2024

Ethica cover page

Today, during their in-person Plenary Session in Arusha, the Judges of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism) considered the “Ethical Principles for International Criminal Judges” (Ethical Principles), which were…

 

Mechanism’s Second Judicial Colloquium to open in Arusha on 28 February 2024

Arusha, 27 February 2024

Second Judicial Colloquium Arusha premises

On Wednesday, 28 February 2024, the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism) will open its Second Judicial Colloquium, entitled “The New Face of Atrocity Crime Proceedings: Internationalisation of Standards, Regional…

 

MIP lecture for the participants of the “True heroes” project

The Hague, 24 February 2024

MIP lecture for the participants of the “True heroes” project

On 24 February 2024, the Mechanism Information Programme for Affected Communities (MIP) held an online lecture for a group of 15 young people from Serbia. The lecture was a part of a wider research…

 

Mechanism welcomes new Judge to its judicial roster

The Hague, 21 February 2024

Judge René José Andriatianarivelo of the Republic of Madagascar

The International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism) is delighted to announce that the Secretary-General of the United Nations, Mr. António Guterres, has appointed Judge René José Andriatianarivelo of the Republic of Madagascar…

 

Registrar Abubacarr M. Tambadou concludes official visit to Rwanda

Arusha, 16 February 2024

Registrar Abubacarr M. Tambadou with IBUKA representatives in Rwanda

The Registrar of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism), Abubacarr M. Tambadou, today concluded an official mission to the Republic of Rwanda from 11 to 16 February 2024.

 

Prosecutor Brammertz meets with Minister Andrej Milović

The Hague, 15 February 2024

Prosecutor Brammertz meeting Minister Milović

Chief Prosecutor Serge Brammertz of the IRMCT Office of the Prosecutor (OTP) met today with H.E. Andrej Milović, Minister of Justice of Montenegro, in The Hague.

They discussed matters related to accountability for atrocity crimes…

 

Prosecutor Brammertz on Mission to Kigali

Kigali, 31 January 2024

Prosecutor Brammertz on Mission to Kigali

Chief Prosecutor Serge Brammertz of the IRMCT Office of the Prosecutor (OTP) is on an official mission to Kigali, Rwanda from 30 January to 7 February 2024.

The purpose of the Chief Prosecutor’s mission is to have high-level and technical…