Advice, Representation and Cases

Justice & Human Rights for Africa

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

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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...

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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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Influential International Criminal Law Professor M...

On 25th September, Mahmoud Cherif Bassiouni, one of the most influential international criminal law professors, died at his Chicago home aged 79 due to complications from multiple myeloma. Often descr...

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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 ru...

On 12th October 2017 the British Institute of International and Comparative Law is to hold an event in London called The Disappearing Trial – The rule of law in a world with more guilty pleas an...

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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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African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights Panel Discussion Marked Launch...

By Mohammed Subhan Hussain On 13th May 2017, during the 60th Ordinary Session of the African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights (the Commis...

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International Law Association (British Branch) – Annual Conference, Septem...

On the 22nd and 23rd of September the British branch of the International Law Association will hold their annual conference in London. The theme of th...

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Human Rights and Transitional Justice Cluster of the African Governance Architec...

By Mohammed Subhan Hussain The Department of Political Affairs of the African Union Commission (AUC) called a meeting of the Human Rights and Transiti...

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