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Mechanism deeply saddened by passing of President Magufuli

Arusha, The Hague, 18 March 2021

Mechanism deeply saddened by passing of President Magufuli

The International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism) is deeply saddened by the passing of H.E. Dr. John Pombe Magufuli, President of the United Republic of Tanzania (Tanzania), on Wednesday, 17 March 2021. It joins the…

 

Resuming of trial in the Turinabo et al. contempt case: Practical information and case background

Arusha, 5 March 2021

Turinabo et al

The trial in the contempt case of Prosecutor v. Maximilien Turinabo et al. (MICT-18-116-T) before the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism) will resume before Judge Vagn Joensen…

 

Publication Mechanism’s 2020 Essay Volume launched

The Hague, 3 March 2021

Publication Mechanism’s 2020 Essay Volume launched

Today the Mechanism Information Programme for Affected Communities (MIP) was pleased to launch the Mechanism’s 2020 Essay Volume.

 

Lecture on crimes committed in Kosovo

The Hague, 19 February 2021

Lecture on crimes committed in Kosovo

On 19 February, the Mechanism’s Information Programme for Affected Communities (MIP) held an online lecture for students from Pristina and Belgrade on the ICTY trials regarding the crimes committed in Kosovo during 1998 and 1999. The lecture was…

 

Mechanism Mourns the Loss of Judge Gberdao Gustave Kam

Arusha, The Hague, 18 February 2021

 Judge Gberdao Gustave Kam

The International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism) is deeply saddened to announce the passing of Mechanism Judge Gberdao Gustave Kam of Burkina Faso.

 

Lecture on Srebrenica Genocide held for young people from Serbia

The Hague, 11 February 2021

Lecture on Srebrenica Genocide held for young people from Serbia

On 11 February, the Mechanism Information Programme for Affected Communities (MIP) held an online lecture for a group of 115 young people from Serbia on the trials regarding the Srebrenica Genocide before the ICTY and the Mechanism. The lecture…

 

Second cycle of Mechanism’s Inter-University Video Lecture Programme continues with lecture delivered by Registrar Abubacarr Tambadou

The Hague, 21 January 2021

Second cycle of Mechanism’s Inter-University Video Lecture Programme continues with lecture delivered by Registrar Abubacarr Tambadou
Mr. Abubacarr Tambadou, Registrar of the International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals (Mechanism), on 21 January opened the new semester of the second cycle of the Inter-University Video Lecture Programme (Programme), “International Law…
 

Lecture and workshop on judicial archives held for history students from Serbia

The Hague, 21 January 2021

Lecture and workshop on judicial archives held for history students from Serbia

On 13 January, the Mechanism Information Programme for Affected Communities (MIP) held a lecture and online workshop on the use of the ICTY and Mechanism archives for a group of 25 PhD and Master’s level history students from the Faculty of…

 

Second online workshop held for history teachers in Croatia

The Hague, 21 December 2020

Second online workshop held for history teachers in Croatia

On 19 December, the Mechanism’s Information Programme for Affected Communities (MIP) held an online workshop on the use of the ICTY and Mechanism archives for more than 30 history teachers from across Croatia. The workshop was the second in a…

 

First semester of the second cycle of the Mechanism’s Inter-University Video Lecture Programme comes to an end

The Hague, 17 December 2020

First semester of the second cycle of the Mechanism’s Inter-University Video Lecture Programme comes to an end

The first semester of the second cycle of the Mechanism’s Inter-University Video Lecture Programme (Programme) wrapped up this week, with a lecture on “Destruction of Cultural Heritage”  delivered by Kevin Hughes, Chief of Staff of the Office of…