Advice, Representation and Cases

Justice & Human Rights for Africa

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

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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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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.


Steven Kay QC to Moderate Session on International...

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 Mary Law School, Lincoln’s Inn Fields, Lond...

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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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The War Crimes Film Collection

For the first time, some of the most important films about war crimes have been gathered together by award-wining film director Michael Christoffersen. “Milosevic on Trial”, “Saving Saddam” an...

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Influential International Criminal Law Professor M. Cherif Bassiouni (1937-2017)

On 25th September, Mahmoud Cherif Bassiouni, one of the most influential international criminal law professors, died at his Chicago home aged 79 due t...

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UN Commission of Inquiry on Burundi Requests ICC to Open Investigation into Crim...

The United Nations Commission of Inquiry on Burundi has urgently requested that the International Criminal Court (ICC) open an investigation into crim...

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BIICL Event: The Disappearing Trial – The rule of law in a world with more...

On 12th October 2017 the British Institute of International and Comparative Law is to hold an event in London called The Disappearing Trial – Th...

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Dan Plesch: Long-hidden World War II files offer another way to prosecute war cr...

Dan Plesch, Director of the Centre for International Studies and Diplomacy at SOAS, University of London, has written an article for the news website ...

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Stress Test Your Practice: Wellbeing and Coping with Pressure at the Bar

On Tuesday 26th September the Gray’s Inn Barristers’ Committee is to hold Stress Test Your Practice: Wellbeing and Coping with Pressure at the Bar...

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Further Support for African Union Mission in Somalia Urged by Senior UN Envoy

By Mohammed Subhan Hussain Earlier this month, a senior United Nations official encouraged increased support for the African Union Mission in Somalia ...

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