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Justice & Human Rights for Africa

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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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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.

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Crowdfunding Campaign Launched in Support of Virun...

9BRi Support for Virunga National Park in DRC continues as Virunga Park Director Emmanuel de Merode is running the London Marathon 3 years after surviving an assassination attempt. 9BRi provided legal...

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African Court Jurisprudence: Alex Thomas v United Republic of Tanzania

By Harriet Page Periodically, ARC reviews the jurisprudence of the African Court of Human and Peoples’ Rights. In respect of Application No 005/2013...

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Bemba and Others to be Sentenced for Witness-Tampe...

The Coalition for the ICC has released an article stating that judges at the International Criminal Court are due to deliver sentences for convicted war criminal Jean-Pierre Bemba and four others, lin...

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South Africa Reverses its Withdrawal from ICC Statute

It is being reported that South Africa has ceased all internal and external processes in relation to its withdrawal from the ICC Statute. Earlier this...

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African Governments Increase Pushback Against Withdrawals From ICC

Last week the 28th African Union (AU) summit took place in Addis Ababa where it was reported that many African governments have deepened a vital pushb...

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Photos From the IBA Annual Conference on International Criminal Law – The Worl...

Below are a selection of photos taken at the IBA – World in Crisis Conference which took place on Saturday 4th February at The Peace Palace in T...

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Registration Update: IBA Annual Conference on International Criminal Law – The...

The IBA War Crimes Committee Conference – The World in Crisis is on Saturday 4th February at The Peace Palace in The Hague. Whilst online regist...

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Updated Event Reminder: IBA Annual Conference on International Criminal Law R...

It is our pleasure to bring you details of the IBA War Crimes conference entitled The World in Crisis taking place at The Peace Palace, The Hague, the...

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Opportunity: Legal Intern Required

The International Practice Group at 9 Bedford Row International (9BRi) is seeking a legal intern to be based at their London Chambers. Interns will be...

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