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Justice & Human Rights for Africa

Associated with: International Criminal Law Bureau and 9 Bedford Row International


Coalition for the ICC Provides Further News on Bemba Acquittal

Coalition for the International Criminal Court has posted an update on the decision made last week by the Appeals Chamber of the Court to acquit Jean-...

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ARC is an initiative whose mission is to secure justice and strengthen the rule of law in Africa

ARC provides legal representation and advice on the preparation of cases before the African Court of Human and Peoples' Rights. ARC also provides legal services for individuals, NGOs and States in matters before the African Commission.

ARC is dedicated to the provision of legal services in Africa, including the collection of data and evidence, the conduct of legal research, provision of advice and court representation for individuals, NGOs and States.

ARC's legal services can be obtained through the office of Gillian Higgins at 9 Bedford Row International.


Bemba Acquitted by ICC Appeals Chamber

On Friday 8th June the Appeals Chamber of the International Criminal Court decided to acquit Jean-Pierre Bemba Gombo from the charges of war crimes and crimes against humanity. To learn more, click th...

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The Role of the Private Sector in Fostering Peace, Justice, and Strong Instituti...

The Global Rule of Law Exchange (of The Bingham Centre for the Rule of Law) is hosting a conference on 2nd May 2018 at Jones Day in London (21 Tudor S...

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News from Virunga National Park

Over the last few days, Virunga National Park in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), lost six colleagues in what is said to be one of the most traumatic attacks in the park’s recent history. Thi...

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Judgments Delivered by African Court On Human and Peoples’ Rights

By Mohammed Subhan Hussain The African Court On Human and Peoples’ Rights recently delivered a series of judgments. Summaries for three of the c...

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Members of Congolese Militia Group Convicted of Raping Children

Before a court in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) twelve members of a Congolese militia group calling itself Djeshi ya Yesu (The Army of Jesus)...

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Arcs of Global Justice – A Celebration of Professor Schabas

On Friday 8th December, a conference and reception is to be held at 9 Bedford Row to mark the launch of an essay collection entitled: Arcs of Global J...

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Mental Health in the Legal Profession

Research suggests that 1 in 6 employees at any one time will experience mental health issues in the UK. These account for 30-40% of absences from work...

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Steven Kay QC to Moderate Session on International Human Rights Bodies at IBA/EL...

Steven Kay QC will moderate the session on International Human Rights Bodies at the IBA/ELSA conference Sunday 5th of November 2017 at 9.30am at Queen...

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9 Bedford Row Ranked in the Legal 500

The Chambers of 9 Bedford Row was recently ranked in the Legal 500, described as a “formidable set containing exceptionally talented barristers ...

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