Advice, Representation and Cases

Justice & Human Rights for Africa

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


AfCHPR Delivers Judgment on African Commission V Republic of Kenya

On Friday, May 26th the African Court of Human and Peoples’ Rights (AfCHPR) delivered its judgment on the following case: African Commission V Repub...

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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.


UN Human Rights Office launches global guidelines ...

Steven Kay QC of 9 Bedford Row is chairing a session at the IBA Annual Conference in Sydney, Australia titled “Extrajudicial Killings” on Monday 9 October 2017 for the IBA War Crimes Commi...

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Residents on Mugabe-Owned Farm Allegedly Beaten and Made Homeless by Anti-Riot P...

Human Rights Watch (HRW) is reporting that in the Republic of Zimbabwe, anti-riot police have harassed, beaten, and ordered around 200 families off a ...

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Photos from the London Legal Walk 2017

Here are photos of the 9 Bedford Row members that took part in yesterday’s London Legal Walk 2017. Participants had to walk from the Inner Temple and along the River Thames. The purpose of the e...

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Intersol Global Presents on “Advocacy – Preparing you to Win”

On 17th May, the Chambers of 9 Bedford Row hosted Intersol Global’s innovative presentation on “Advocacy – Preparing you to Win”. Gillian Higg...

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9 Bedford Row in London Legal Walk 2017

9 Bedford Row have entered a team to take part in the London Legal Walk on Monday 22nd May 2017 to raise funds for free legal services in London and t...

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Free Event to be Held in London on International Day in Support of Victims of To...

On Monday 26th June, to mark this year’s International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, the International Bar Association and the UN Human Righ...

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Activists Raise Concerns Over Upcoming Kenyan Elections

The politics of activists well known for embarrassing the ICC in the failed trials of the Kenyan election PEV in 2007 have started again. It would be ...

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UPDATED: Crowdfunding Campaign Launched in Support of Virunga National Park

Emmanuel de Merode is running the Virgin Money London Marathon just three years after he nearly lost his life in Virunga National Park. Now he is runn...

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Bemba and Associates Receive Sentencing for Witness-Tampering During ICC Trial

Former vice-president of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Jean-Pierre Bemba and four of his associates have been collectively sentenced to almost sev...

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