Advice, Representation and Cases

Justice & Human Rights for Africa

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

Gillian Higgins Launches Mediation of Conflict Website

22nd June 2017

AfCHPR Delivers Judgment in Case between the Republic of Kenya and the Ogiek Community

7th June 2017

Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce Launches Dispute Resolution Service

30th May 2017

AfCHPR Delivers Judgment on African Commission V Republic of Kenya

27th May 2017

UN Human Rights Office launches global guidelines for investigating unlawful killings – The Revised Minnesota Protocol

25th May 2017

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

24th May 2017

Photos from the London Legal Walk 2017

23rd May 2017

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

20th May 2017

9 Bedford Row in London Legal Walk 2017

16th May 2017

Free Event to be Held in London on International Day in Support of Victims of Torture 2017

15th May 2017

Activists Raise Concerns Over Upcoming Kenyan Elections

13th May 2017

UPDATED: Crowdfunding Campaign Launched in Support of Virunga National Park

22nd April 2017

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

23rd March 2017

Crowdfunding Campaign Launched in Support of Virunga National Park

19th March 2017

African Court Jurisprudence: Alex Thomas v United Republic of Tanzania

19th March 2017

Bemba and Others to be Sentenced for Witness-Tampering During ICC Trial

18th March 2017

South Africa Reverses its Withdrawal from ICC Statute

18th March 2017

African Governments Increase Pushback Against Withdrawals From ICC

9th February 2017

Photos From the IBA Annual Conference on International Criminal Law – The World in Crisis

5th February 2017

Registration Update: IBA Annual Conference on International Criminal Law – The World in Crisis

1st February 2017

Updated Event Reminder: IBA Annual Conference on International Criminal Law – The World in Crisis

18th January 2017

Opportunity: Legal Intern Required

10th January 2017

Kenya Contemplates Departure from ICC

14th December 2016

Mediation of Conflict

6th December 2016

Somaliland Justice System Takes Another Leap Forward

29th November 2016

Press Release: IBA panel discusses evidence in international criminal trials at ASP15

15th November 2016

Photos From Nuremberg Forum 2016

6th November 2016

Members of 9 Bedford Row International Ranked in Chambers UK: The Bar 2017

3rd November 2016

Call for papers: Quality Control in Preliminary Examination

2nd November 2016

IBA Event: The World in Crisis, The Hague, 04 Feb 2017

1st November 2016

Intersol Global Trains Barristers in Specialist Investigative Interviewing Techniques at 9 Bedford Row

31st October 2016

Bar Council Launches “Wellbeing at the Bar” Portal

30th October 2016

Sarah Bafadhel and Joe Holmes to deliver ADC-ICTY training

29th October 2016

Gillian Higgins Qualifies as an Accredited Mediator

29th October 2016

South Africa to Formally Leave the International Criminal Court

26th October 2016

Steven Kay QC to Speak at Nuremberg Forum 2016

25th October 2016

Reporting on Conflict in Darfur: The Importance of Access, Research and Evidence

24th October 2016

Steven Kay QC to be the Guest Speaker at The Law Society, London on 27 October

22nd October 2016

Japan Federation of Bar Associations letter to Steven Kay QC on Historic Decision Regarding Death Penalty

13th October 2016

Meditation for Barristers and Solicitors Chambers of 9 Bedford Row October/November 2016

10th October 2016

IBA Annual Conference, September 2016

9th October 2016

Dinner Held in Honour of Anthony Berry QC

30th September 2016

ICC Sentences Al-Mahdi for Cultural Destruction in Landmark Case

28th September 2016

International Nuremberg Principles Academy Newsletter – September 2016

22nd September 2016

Press Release: ‘Application of human rights throughout the maritime environment at all times without exception’

21st September 2016

ICC Extends Remit to Include Cases of Environmental Destruction

18th September 2016

2016 IBA ICL Perspectives Report – Now Available to Download and Read

13th September 2016

IBA: Call for Submissions – Inquiry on Crimes Against Humanity in North Korean Political Prisons

20th August 2016

Case Summary: Application No 004/2011 African Commission on Human and Peoples’ Rights v. Great Socialist People’s Libyan Arab Jamahiriya

7th July 2016

#JusticeMatters campaign and Facebook Page Launched by ICC to Honor the Day of International Criminal Justice (17th July 2016)

3rd July 2016

IBA Event Retrospective: Trials in Absentia in International Criminal Justice

27th June 2016

Jean-Pierre Bemba Jailed for 18 Years After Landmark Conviction at the ICC

22nd June 2016

Tika’s Story – Lawyers Against Poverty Week

17th June 2016

Sentinels of Forests – Lawyers Against Poverty Week

16th June 2016

Twinning Project – Lawyers Against Poverty Week

15th June 2016

The African Court Establishes First Jurisprudence on the Freedom of Expression – Konate v Burkina Faso

14th June 2016

A Tale of Two Women – Oxfam’s Lawyers Against Poverty Week

14th June 2016

Lawyers Against Poverty

13th June 2016

An Introduction to Lawyers Against Poverty Week

12th June 2016

Lawyers Against Poverty Week – Upcoming Events

7th June 2016

Hissene Habre Convicted of Crimes Against Humanity and Sentenced to Life Imprisonment

1st June 2016

ACHPR Delegation to Visit Republic of Côte d’Ivoire on Human Rights Promotion Mission

23rd May 2016

Olabisi Dare Talks About the AU’s Involvement in the Upcoming World Humanitarian Summit

22nd May 2016

Brazil President in Unfair Trial

15th May 2016

Expert Electoral Observation Mission Deployed by AUC to Observe Re-Run of Polls in Anjouan

11th May 2016

ADC-ICTY: ICLB Mock Trial and Training 13th – 18th June 2016

10th May 2016

Simone Gbagbo’s Trial Begins in Abidjan

10th May 2016

Washington DC IBA Annual Conference – War Crimes Committee Mock Trial

7th May 2016

Signing of Host Agreement for 2016 AU Summit Takes Place Between Secretary-General and Rwanadan Ambassador

5th May 2016

HRW Issues Report on the Abusive Treatment of Journalists in Somalia

4th May 2016

Highest Order of the Republic of Serbia on Strips Awarded to AU Commission Chairperson

2nd May 2016

ICC Prosecutor Issues a Statement on Opening a Preliminary Examination into the Situation in Burundi

28th April 2016

AUC Chairperson Ends Visit to Russia After Positive Discussions

26th April 2016

Human Rights Groups Call for Probe by Gambian Government into Death of Prominent UDP Leader

21st April 2016

Deputy Chairperson of the AU Commission Discusses Africa/USA Ties With Senator Chris Coons

20th April 2016

John Jones QC

19th April 2016

High Expectations for the Central African Republic’s New Government

18th April 2016

“Justice Reestablishes Balance” – HRW Report on the Cote d’Ivoire

11th April 2016

AU Observation Mission Arrives in Republic of Chad to Monitor Presidential Election

9th April 2016

Joint Ministerial Conference Ends with Call for Domestication of Agenda 2063, Seen as Crucial Opportunity for Africa

7th April 2016

Deployment of Short Term Election Observation Missions to Djibouti and Chad Authorised by AUC Chairperson

6th April 2016

African Union Commission’s Department of Human Resources, Sciences and Technology Convenes to Review Decade Plan of Action

4th April 2016

Human Rights Watch Releases Statement on Burundi

23rd March 2016

Former Vice-President of DRC and Ex-Rebel Leader Found Guilty of War Crimes at ICC

22nd March 2016

Freeing of Djibouti Prisoners Welcomed by Chairperson of AU Commission

21st March 2016

New ICRC Exhibition on International Humanitarian Law to Open in Geneva

20th March 2016

Immunity of Serving Heads of State: Development of Customary International Law Rule Rejected

19th March 2016

UNICEF’s Executive Director Expresses Dedication to Working with AU on Female Education and Child Protection

18th March 2016

Congolese Minister for Foreign Affairs and AUC Chairperson Meet to Discuss Upcoming Elections in the Congo

17th March 2016

Government of South Africa Loses Court Appeal Regarding Failure to Detain Sudanese President

16th March 2016

Ethiopia Ordered to Pay £100,000 Compensation to Girl who Suffered Abduction and Rape

16th March 2016

Namibia to Leave ICC, Country’s Focus has Changed to Poverty Eradication

15th March 2016

Two Years Later, Still No Justice for 640 Detainees Slaughtered by Nigerian Army

14th March 2016

United Nations Report Documents Human Rights Violations Committed by Soldiers in South Sudan

13th March 2016

International Women’s Day Marked at HQ of the African Union

13th March 2016

MOU Signed by AUC and Network for African National Human Rights Institutions

11th March 2016

Rwanda Files Request to Withdraw from African Court on Human and People’s Rights

10th March 2016

UN Human Rights Committee Asked to Investigate Rights Violations in South Africa

10th March 2016

AU Calls on UN General Assembly to Increase Commitment to Africa

9th March 2016

The Rule of Law, The European Court of Human Rights and the UK: A New Court for a New Era

9th March 2016