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12/2018
Colloquium on International Criminal Law on 10 December 2018
On Monday, 10 December 2018, the colloquium on International Criminal Law took place at the chair. Victoria Olayide Ojo presented her PhD thesis under the title "The Boko Haram Violence: Nigerian Domestic Legal Framework and International Criminal Law"; Sabrina Perret gave a presentation on "Superior Responsibility under Chilean Law – Commission by Ommission". Eventually, Prof. Dr. Claudia Cárdenas, Universidad de Chile (Santiago de Chile), discussed The Higher Regional Court Düsseldorf Decision III-3 AR 158/17 of 20 September 2018 on Colonia Dignidad.
11/2018
Lecture by Dr. Nicolas Bertrand
On Tuesday, 4 December 2018, 4:15-5:45 pm, Dr. Nicolas Bertrand, manager of the memorial of the former Nazi concentration camp Langenstein-Zwieberge, gave a lecture on "Der regulative Rahmen der nationalsozialistischen Konzentrationslager" which took place in room 34, Faculty of Law. No application required.
 
08/2018
New PhD Graduate of the Centre
On 27 August 2018 Ms. Fatuma Mninde-Silungwe received her doctoral degree for her thesis on the 'The Regionalisation of International Criminal Justice in Africa' at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. She is the twelfth student of the South African-German Centre to obtain this degree. Congratulations, Fatuma!
07/2018
New publication: Werle/Vormbaum, "Transitional Justice - Vergangenheitsbewältigung durch Recht"
The book "Transitional Justice - Vergangenheitsbewältigung durch Recht" by Prof. Dr. Gerhard Werle and Prof. Dr. Moritz Vormbaum has recently been published by Springer. It is the first general work on the topic "Transitional Justice" in German language. For more information click here.
06/2018
Opening Lecture by Judge at the ICC Piotr Hofmański
On Monday, 18 June 2018, 10 am, Judge at the ICC Piotr Hofmański gave a lecture on the topic „The Bemba Appeals Judgement – A Milestone in International Criminal Law “ for the opening of the 10th Summer School "Transnational Criminal Justice". The lecture took place in the Senate Hall of Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin.
 
06/2018
Lecture by Prof Martin Heger
On Tuesday, 19 June 2018, 10 am, Prof Martin Heger (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin) gave a lecture on the topic „ European Criminal Law “ within the 10th Summer School "Transnational Criminal Justice". The lecture took place in room E25, UL 9 (Gouverneurshaus).
 
06/2018
Lecture by Prof Ryszard Piotrowicz
On Tuesday, 19 June 2018, 2 pm, Prof Ryszard Piotrowicz (Aberystwyth University, Wales) gave a lecture on the topic „Human Trafficking“ within the 10th Summer School "Transnational Criminal Justice". The lecture took place in room 213, UL 9 (Gouverneurshaus).
 
06/2018
Conference "Current Debates in International Criminal Justice"
In order to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the South African-German Centre for Transnational Criminal Justice, the Centre hosted an alumni-conference on current debates in international criminal justice, which was held at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin on the 21st and 22nd of June 2018. The conference formed part of the tenth summer school of the Centre. You can find more information here.
 
06/2018
Workshop by Dr Juliet Okoth
On Monday, 25 June 2018, 2 pm, Dr Juliet Okoth (Alumna of the Centre) gave a workshop on the topic „Asserting Complementarity or Refusal to Cooperate – Kenyan Court's Interpretation of Requests to Surrender Suspects to the International Criminal Court“ within the 10th Summer School "Transnational Criminal Justice". The lecture took place in room E25, UL 9 (Gouverneurshaus).
 
06/2018
Lecture by Prof Lawrence Douglas
On Tuesday, 26 June 2018, 2 pm, Prof Lawrence Douglas (Amherst College, USA) gave a lecture on the topic „Aggression, Atrocity and the Problem of the Criminal State“ within the 10th Summer School "Transnational Criminal Justice". The lecture took place in room 213, UL 9 (Gouverneurshaus).
 
06/2018
Lecture by Dr Matthias Korte
On Thursday, 28 June 2018, 10 am, Dr Matthias Korte (Federal Ministry of Justice) gave a lecture on the topic „Combatting Corruption – International Legal Instruments“ within the 10th Summer School "Transnational Criminal Justice". The lecture took place in room E 42, BE 2 (Law Faculty).
 
06/2018
Workshop by Dr Aziz Epik und Dr Leonie Steinl
On Thursday, 28 June 2018, 2 pm, Dr Aziz Epik and Dr Leonie Steinl (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin) gave a workshop on the topic „Sentencing and Reparations at the International Criminal Court“ within the 10th Summer School "Transnational Criminal Justice". The lecture took place in room E 47, BE 2 (Law Faculty).
 
06/2018
05/2018
Book Presentation and Discussion: "Atrocity Speech Law"
On Tuesday, 5 June 2018, Prof. Gregory Gordon of The Chinese University of Hong Kong presented his book entitled "Atrocity Speech Law" followed by a discussion. The event took place as part of the lecture "International Criminal Justice" by Prof. Werle in room 213 from 2:15 to 3:45 p.m. More information can be found here.
05/2018
Summer School and Conference 2018
The 10th Summer School of the South African-German Center for Transnational Criminal Justice took place from 18 June to 6 July 2018. Part of the Summer School was a conference on "Current Debates in International Criminal Justice", which took place in the auditorium of the Jacob-und-Wilhelm-Grimm-Zentrum on 21 and 22 June. A preliminary programme of the Summer School and the conference can be found here.
03/2018
Recently published: Werle/Epik, Juristenzeitung 5 (2018), S. 257 ff.
A new article by Prof Dr Gerhard Werle and Dr Aziz Epik, LL.M. (Cambridge) has recently been published at Juristenzeitung 5 (2018), pp. 257 ff. You can find more information here.
02/2018
Book Review: "Africa and the International Criminal Court" (Werle/Fernandez/Vormbaum)
Please find a book review of the anthology "Africa and the International Criminal Court" by Gerhard Werle, Lovell Fernandez and Moritz Vormbaum in JICJ 15 (2017), pp. 401-403.
01/2018
Lecture at the Africa Colloquium
On Wednesday, 17 January 2018, 16:15-17:45, Prof. Werle gave a lecture on "Africa and the ICC" at the Africa Colloquium of the Institute for Asian and African Studies at HU Berlin, Invalidenstr. 118, room 410. More information can be found here.
11/2017
Lecture by Dr. Nicolas Bertrand
On 5 December 2017, 10:15 - 11:15 am, Dr. Nicolas Bertrand, manager of the memorial of the former Nazi concentration camp Langenstein-Zwieberge, gave a lecture on "Der regulative Rahmen der nationalsozialistischen Konzentrationslager" which will take place in room 34, Faculty of Law. No application required. Please note that the lecture will be in German.
11/2017
Lecture by Prof Jacqueline Ross, University of Illinois
On 28 November 2017, 5-7 pm c.t., Prof Jacqueline Ross, University of Illinois, gave a lecture about "Undercover under Scrutiny: A Comparative Look at Covert Policing in the United States, Italy, Germany and France". The lecture took place in Room 47 at the Law Faculty (BE 2).
11/2017
Recently published: Third Edition of Werle/Jeßberger, Tratado de Derecho Penal Internacional
The third spanish Edition of "Principles of International Criminal Law" by Prof Dr Gerhard Werle and Prof Dr Florian Jessberger has recently been published at Tirant Lo Blanch, Valencia. You can find more information here.
10/2017
New publication: Werle/Jeßberger, Principles of International Criminal Law, Second Chinese Edition
The second chinese Edition of "Principles of International Criminal Law" by Prof Dr Gerhard Werle and Prof Dr Florian Jeßberger has been published at Commerce Press.
10/2017
Promotionspreis for Dr Leonie Steinl, LL.M. (Columbia)
Dr Leonie Steinl, LL.M. (Columbia) has recently been awarded with the Promotionspreis of the Universität Hamburg for her thesis "Child Soldiers as Agents of War and Peace – A restorative Transitional Justice Approach to Accountability for Crimes under International Law". The thesis has been published as part of the International Criminal Justice Series by Asser Press.
09/2017
Aziz Epik, Die Strafzumessung bei Taten nach dem Völkerstrafgesetzbuch
The thesis by Dr Aziz Epik, LL.M. (Cambridge), "Die Strafzumessung bei Taten nach dem Völkerstrafgesetzbuch", has been published by Mohr Siebeck. The thesis was recently awarded with the Promotionspreis of the Law Faculty of Humboldt University Berlin. You can find more information here.
07/2017
Ausschreibung: Studentische Hilfskraft
Der Lehrstuhl von Prof. Dr. Werle sucht eine Studentische Hilfskraft (Kennziffer 101817). Beginn des Beschäftigungsverhältnisses ist der 01.10.2017. Die Bewerbungsfrist endet am 27.7.2017. Bitte richten Sie Ihre Bewerbung an Juristische Fakultät, Lehrstuhl Prof. Dr. Werle, Unter den Linden 6, 10099 Berlin. Weitere Informationen zum Aufgabengebiet und den Anforderungen finden Sie hier.
07/2017
Review of the habilitation thesis by PD Dr Moritz Vormbaum
The habilitation thesis "Das Strafrecht der Deutschen Demokratischen Republik" by PD Dr Moritz Vormbaum has been reviewed by Ilko-Sascha Kowalczuk in Zeitschrift für Geschichtswissenschaft 2017 H. 6, 598-600. You can find the review here.
07/2017
Habilitation Dr. Boris Burghardt
On 29th June 2017 Dr. Boris Burghardt successfully qualified as a professor (Habilitation) with a presentation on criminal investigation.
07/2017
Workshop by Dr Aziz Epik
On Thursday, 06 July 2017, 2 pm, Dr Aziz Epik (Humboldt Universität zu Berlin) held a workshop on the topic „Purposes of Punishment and Sentencing in International Criminal Law“ within the 9th Summer School "Transnational Criminal Justice". The lecture took place in room 210, UL 9 (Gouverneurshaus).
06/2017
Lecture by Dr Julia Geneuss
On Friday, 30 June 2017, 10 am, Dr Julia Geneuss (University of Hamburg) gave a lecture on the topic „Sexual Violence and the International Criminal Court“ within the 9th Summer School "Transnational Criminal Justice". The lecture took place in Room E47, BE" (Law Faculty).
06/2017
Lecture by Judge Christoph Flügge
On Friday, 30 June 2017, 2 pm, Judge Christoph Flügge (Judge of the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yuogslavia) gave a lecture on the topic „The Yugoslavia Tribunal – Mission accomplished?“ within the 9th Summer School "Transnational Criminal Justice". The lecture tooke place in Room 140/142, BE2 (Law Faculty).
06/2017
Lecture by Prof Christian Tomuschat
On Monday, 26 June 2017, 10 am, Prof. Christian Tomuschat (Humboldt Universität zu Berlin) will give a lecture on the topic „Combatting Terrorism in International Law“ within the 9th Summer School "Transnational Criminal Justice". The lecture will take place in the Senate Hall, UL 6 (Main Building).
 
06/2017
Lecture by Prof Shizhou Wang
On Monday, 26 June 2017, 2 pm, Prof. Shizhou Wang (Peking University, China) will give a lecture on the topic „Fight against Terrorism in China“ within the 9th Summer School "Transnational Criminal Justice". The lecture will take place in room E34, BE 2 (Kommode).
 
06/2017
Lecture by Prof Martin Heger
On Thursday, 22 June 2017, 2 pm, Prof. Martin Heger (Humboldt Universität zu Berlin) will give a lecture on the topic „Eruopean Criminal Law“ within the 9th Summer School "Transnational Criminal Justice". The lecture will take place in room 210, UL 9 (Gouverneurshaus).
06/2017
Lecture by Dr Matthias Korte
On Thursday, 22 June 2017, 10 am, Dr Matthias Korte (Head of Directorate and Deputy Director General, Federal Ministry of Justice, Berlin) will hold a lecture on the topic „Combatting Corruption - International Legal Instruments" within the 9th Summer School "Transnational Criminal Justice".. The lecture will take place in room 42, Bebelplatz 2 (Kommode).
06/2017
Lecture by Prof Lawrence Douglas
On Tuesday, 20 June 2017, 2 pm, Prof. Lawrence Douglas (Amherst College, USA) will give a lecture on the topic „Present Challenges of the US Justice System under the Trump-Administration“ within the 9th Summer School "Transnational Criminal Justice". The lecture will take place in room 213, UL 9 (Gouverneurshaus).
06/2017
Lecture by Prof Ryszard Piotrowicz
On Tuesday, 20 June 2017, 10 am, Prof Ryszard Piotrowicz (Aberystwyth University, Wales) holds a lecture on the topic „Human Trafficking". The lecture will take place in room 139a, Bebelplatz 2 (Kommode).
06/2017
Opening Lecture of the 9th Summer School by ICC Judge Chang-ho Chung
On Monday, 19 June 2017, ICC Judge Chang-ho Chung gave a lecture on the topic „Achieving Efficiency and Effectiveness in the Trial of International Crimes“ for the opening of the 9th Summer School "Transnational Criminal Justice". The lecture took place in the Senate Hall of Humboldt University Berlin.
05/2017
Programme of the 9th Summer School
Here you can find the programme of the 9th Summer School that takes place from 19 June to 30 June 2017 at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin.
05/2017
9. Summer School in Berlin
The 9th summer school of the South African-German Centre for Transnational Criminal Justice will take place at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin from 16 June to 8 July 2017. The opening speech will be held by South Korean ICC judge Chang-ho Chung on 19 June, 10-12 a.m. at Senatssaal, Unter den Linden 6.
04/2017
Abgabe der Studienarbeiten
Bitte reichen Sie Ihre Studienarbeiten auch in elektronischer Form (Word- und PDF-Format) beim Lehrstuhl ein. Sie können dazu gern eine E-mail an anna.krey@rewi.hu-berlin.de senden.
02/2017
Book launch in Cape Town
On 28 February 2017, the South African-German Centre for Transnational Criminal Justice organised a book launch at the University of the Western Cape for “The African Criminal Court – A Commentary on the Malabo Protocol” (2017), a volume edited by Prof Gerhard Werle and Dr Moritz Vormbaum. The book is vol. 10 of the International Criminal Justice Series by TMC Asser Press/Springer. The keynote lecture was given by Prof Dire Tladi, a professor of International Law at the University of Pretoria and member of the International Law Commission, on the topic “The Prosecution of Crimes under International Law in Africa - Current Developments”. For more information on the book, click here.
02/2017
01/2017
New article "Völkerstrafverfahren in Deutschland" published
A new article about "Völkerstrafverfahren in Deutschland" by Prof Dr Gerhard Werle and PD Dr Moritz Vormbaum has been published in JZ 2017, pp 12-18.
For further information click here.
12/2016
Graduation within the LLM- und PhD-Programme Transnational Criminal Justice and Crime Prevention – An International and African Perspective
On 21 December 2016 Marshet Tadesse Tessema received his doctoral degree for his thesis on the 'Prosecution of Politicide in Ethiopia: The Red Terror Trials' at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. He is the sixth student of the South African-German Centre to obtain this degree. Congratulations, Marshet!
11/2016
Veranstaltung anlässlich des Tages der Menschenrechte am 7. Dezember 2016
Anlässlich des Tages der Menschenrechte am 7. Dezember 2016 nimmt Prof. Dr. Gerhard Werle an einer Podiumsdiskussion zum Thema "Die Auschwitzprozesse und Fritz Bauer" teil. Die Veranstaltung findet um 18 Uhr im Senatssaal der Humboldt-Universität Berlin statt. Nähere Informationen finden Sie hier.
10/2016
Lecture by PD Dr. Moritz Vormbaum
On Thursday, 17 September 2016, PD Dr. Moritz Vormbaum gave a speech on the topic „Die Staatsanwaltschaft in der DDR“ at the Conference "Staatsanwälte - Anwälte des Staates" in Vienna. Further information can be found here.
 
09/2016
Werle/Vormbaum, The African Criminal Court - A Commentary on the Malabo Protocol
The anthology "The African Criminal Court - A Commentary on the Malabo Protocol" edited by Prof. Dr. Gerhard Werle und Dr. Moritz Vormbaum has been published by Asser Press/Springer. For further information click here.
09/2016
Lecture by Prof Werle at the Symposium "Gedächtnis und Gerechtigkeit"
On 30 September 2016 Prof Werle speaks about "Verfolgung von NS-Verbrechen in Deutschland" at the symposium "Gedächtnis und Gerechtigkeit" hosted by Akademie der Künste and the ECCHR in Berlin.
Click here to find more information about the event.
07/2016
New! Fourth edition "Völkerstrafrecht"
The fourth updated edition of the textbook "Völkerstrafrecht" by Prof. Dr. Gerhard Werle and Prof. Dr. Florian Jeßberger has been published by Mohr Siebeck. For further information click here.
07/2016
Lecture by PD Dr. Moritz Vormbaum
On Wednesday, 14 September 2016, PD Dr. Moritz Vormbaum will held a lecture on the topic „Strafrechtliche Normsetzung und Normanwendung in der DDR“ at the 41st German Rechtshistorikertag in Saarbrücken. Further information can be found here.
07/2016
Third Edition "Tratado de Derecho Penal Internacional"
The work on the third edition of "Tratado de Derecho Penal Internacional" in Spanish language by Prof. Dr. Gerhard Werle und Prof. Dr. Florian Jeßberger will shortly be completed.
06/2016
Lecture by Prof Shizhou Wang
On Thursday, 30 June 2016, 10 am, Prof Shizhou Wang (Peking University, China) holds a lecture on the topic „Fight against Corruption in China“ within the 8th Summer School "Transnational Criminal Justice". The lecture will take place in room 34, BE 2 (Kommode).
06/2016
Lecture by Prof Christian Tomuschat
On Tuesday, 28 June 2016, 2 pm, Prof Christian Tomuschat (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin) holds a lecture on the topic „Palestine and the International Criminal Court". The lecture will take place in room 213, UL 9 (Gouverneurshaus).
06/2016
Lecture by Christian Ritscher
On Monday, 27 June 2016, 10 am, Christian Ritscher (Federal Public Prosecutor) holds a lecture on the topic „The Prosecution of Crimes under International Law in Germany“ within the 8th Summer School "Transnational Criminal Justice". Commentators are Dieter Magsam (Lawyer, Hamburg) and Dr. Charity Wibabara (National Prosecutor, Rwanda). The lecture will take place in the Senate Hall of Humboldt University Berlin.
06/2016
Lecture by Prof Najma Moosa
On Monday, 27 June 2016, 4 pm, Prof Najma Moosa (University of the Western Cape, South Africa) holds a lecture on the topic „Decriminalising Abortion in a Post-Apartheid South Africa Amidst Competing Perspectives: Implications for the Unborn’s Right to Life“ within the 8th Summer School "Transnational Criminal Justice". The lecture will take place in room 326, BE 2 (Kommode).
06/2016
Lecture by Prof Sergey Sayapin
On Friday, 24 June 2016, 10 am, Prof Sergey Sayapin (University of Almaty, Kazakhstan) holds a lecture on the topic „The Ukrainian Crisis from the Perspective of International Criminal Law“ within the 8th Summer School "Transnational Criminal Justice". The lecture will take place in room 47, BE 2 (Kommode).
06/2016
Lecture by Dr Matthias Korte
On Thursday, 23 June 2016, 10 am, Dr Matthias Korte (Head of Directorate and Deputy Director General, Federal Ministry of Justice, Berlin, Germany) holds a lecture on the topic „Combatting Corruption – International Legal Instruments“ within the 8th Summer School "Transnational Criminal Justice". The lecture will take place in room 34, BE 2 (Kommode).
06/2016
Kosmos-Dialog with Prof Gerhard Kemp
On Thursday, 23 June 2016, 2 pm, there will be a Kosmos-Dialog with Prof Gerhard Kemp (Stellenbosch University, South Africa) on the topic „The Malabo Protocol on the proposed African Criminal Chamber: An interdisciplinary perspective on ‘an African solution for an African problem’". The lecture will take place in room 25, UL 9 (Gouverneurshaus).
06/2016
Lecture by Prof Cristina Fernández-Pacheco Estrada
On Tuesday, 21 June 2016, 10 am, Prof. Cristina Fernández-Pacheco Estrada of the Universidad de Alicante, Spain, held a lecture on the topic „The Crime of Genocide – European and Spanish Perspectives“ within the 8th Summer School "Transnational Criminal Justice". The lecture took place in Room 326, BE 2 (Kommode).
06/2016
Opening Lecture of the 8th Summer School by ICC Judge Chile Eboe-Osuji
On Monday, 20 June 2016, 10 am, ICC Judge Chile Eboe-Osuji held a lecture on the topic „Current Developments at the International Criminal Court“ for the opening of the 8th Summer School "Transnational Criminal Justice". The lecture took place in the Senate Hall of Humboldt University Berlin.
05/2016
Vortrag by Robert Hébras am 14.06.2016
On Tuesday, 14 June 2016, Robert Hébras, a survivor of the SS massacre in the French village of Oradour, hold a lecture on the topic "Das SS-Massaker von Oradour sur Glane: Nur wer die Vergangenheit begreift, kann Zukunft gestalten". The lecture took place at 2 p.m. in room 213, UL 9 (Gouverneurshaus) and the speech will be in French with German translation. The announcement can be found here.
05/2016
Programme of the 8th Summer School
Here you can find the programme of the 8th summer school "Transnational Criminal Justice" that takes place from 20 June to 30 June 2016 at Humboldt University.
Pictures of the 8th Summer School "Transnational Criminal Justice" that is taking place at the Humboldt-University of Berlin can be found here.
05/2016
8th Summer School "Transnational Criminal Justice"
The 8th summer school "Transnational Criminal Justice" will take place at the Humboldt University from 17 June to 9 July 2016. The opening speech will be held by Nigerian ICC judge Eboe Osuji on 20 June, 10-12 am at Senatssaal, Unter den Linden 6.
 
More speakers of the summer school you can find here.
04/2016
New article on "Africa, the African Union and the ICC"
The short article "Africa, the African Union and the International Criminal Court: Irreparable Fissures?" by Marshet Tadesse Tessema and Dr. Marlen Vesper-Gräske was published in the FICHL Policy Brief Series No. 56 (2016) and is also part of the ICC Legal Tools Database .
01/2016
New Release: "Illicitly Obtained Evidence at the International Criminal Court"
The PhD thesis by Dr. Petra Viebig "Illicitly Obtained Evidence at the International Criminal Court" has been published by Asser Press as the 4th Vol. of the International Criminal Justice Series (eds. Werle/Fernandez/Vormbaum). For more details click here.
01/2016
Faculty Price for Dr. Sosteness Materu
The dissertation thesis "Prosecution of International Crimes in Relation to Post-Election Violence in Kenya" of LLM and PhD alumnus Dr. Sosteness Materu has been honored with the dissertation price of the Law Faculty of Humboldt University 2015.
01/2016
Lecture by Prof Dire Tladi
On Monday, 18 January 2016, 14:15 Prof Dire Tladi (University of Pretoria) will hold a lecture on the topic „Africa and the ICC“. The lecture will take place in room 213, UL 9 (Gouverneurshaus). 
11/2015
Lecture by Prof Wui Ling Cheah
On Monday, 14 December 2015, 14:15 Prof. Wui Ling Cheah (National University of Singapore) hold a lecture on the topic „British War Crimes Trials in Singapore“. The lecture took place in room 213, UL 9 (Gouverneurshaus). For more information look here
11/2015
Lecture by PD Dr. Moritz Vormbaum
On Friday, 06 November 2015, 16:45, PD Dr. Moritz Vormbaum hold a lecture on the topic „Die strafrechtliche Aufarbeitung von DDR-Unrecht“ at the 14th International Symposium of the Ettersberg Foundation. More information about the symposium can be found here.
09/2015
Ernst Rabel Award for Dr. Benedikt Naarmann
The German Society for Comparative Law honoured Dr. Benedikt Naarmaan, former PhD student of Prof. Dr. Werle, with the Ernst Rabel Award. Dr. Naarmann is awarded for his groundbreaking ideas for intercultural comparative law in his dissertation. Here you can find the press release and a picture of the award presentation.
09/2015
Research Stay at the National University of Singapore
From 5 September to 19 September 2015 PD Dr. Moritz Vormbaum stayed at the National University of Singapore for a research project on the British post-war processes in Germany and Singapore. The project is realised by PD Dr. Moritz Vormbaum jointly with Prof. Wui Ling Cheah (NUS) and funded within the strategical partnership of the universities.
07/2015
07/2015
Book review of the 3rd edition of the textbook "Principles of International Criminal Law"
The third edition of the textbook "Principles of International Criminal Law" by Prof. Dr. Gerhard Werle and Prof. Dr. Florian Jeßberger has been reviewed by Prof. Gerhard Kemp in the African Yearbook on International Humanitarian Law 2014, 171 et seq. Please find the review here.
06/2015
International Symposium on 29th/30th June 2015 (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin)
On 29th/30th June 2015 the South African-German Centre for Transnational Criminal Justice hosted an international symposium on "The African Criminal Court - Promoting or Undermining the Prosecution of International Crimes in Africa?". The schedule can be reached here.
The symposium is open to the public but advance registration is recommended. Please register via e-mail to: transcrim@rewi.hu-berlin.de
06/2015
First public speech of newly elected German ICC Judge Schmitt
The first public speech of the newly elected German ICC judge Prof. Bertram Schmitt took place at the opening of the 7th Summer School of the South African-German Centre for Transnational Criminal Justice on 22nd June 2015 (10 am, Senate Hall of Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin).
06/2015
7th Summer School of the South African-German Centre for Transnational Criminal Justice
The 7th Summer School of the South African-German Centre for Transnational Criminal Justice took place at Humboldt University from 22 June to 10 July 2015. You can find the programme of the public lectures here.
03/2015
Reviews of the dissertation by Nicolas Bertrand
Reviews of Mr Nicolas Bertrand's doctoral thesis "L´encadrement normatif de la détention dans les camps de concentration nationaux-socialistes" have been published in Le Figaro Litteraire and Le Monde des Livres.
03/2015
New Releases
The article "Der Völkermord in Ruanda und die deutsche Strafjustiz" by Prof. Dr. Gerhard Werle and Dr. Boris Burghardt has been published in ZIS 1/2015. Furthermore an article by Prof. Dr. Gerhard Werle and PD Dr. Moritz Vormbaum on the topic "Afrika und der Internationale Strafgerichtshof" will be published in Juristenzeitung.
03/2015
New Release
Prof. Dr. Gerhard Werle and Dr. Boris Burghardt have published the article "Zur Gehilfenstrafbarkeit bei Massentötungen in nationalsozialistischen Vernichtungslagern" in the "Festschrift für Werner Beulke zum 70. Geburtstag", released by C.F. Müller.
03/2015
Alumna Dr. Charity Wibabara was appointed as National Prosecutor in Rwanda
LLM & PhD Alumna Dr. Charity Wibabara was appointed as a National Prosecutor in Rwanda on March 9th 2015. Click here for more details on the appointment.
02/2015
Book Review: "Gacaca Courts versus International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) and National Courts" (Charity Wibabara)
Please find a book review of Ms Charity Wibabara's doctoral thesis "Gacaca Courts versus International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) and National Courts", in ZJS 1/2015, 130 et seq.
01/2015
Habilitation Dr. Moritz Vormbaum
On January 22nd, 2015, Dr. Moritz Vormbaum successfully qualified as a professor (Habilitation) with a presentation on Criminal Procedure.
01/2015
New Release: "L'enfer réglementé. Le régime de détention dans les camps de concentration"
The PhD thesis by Dr. Nicolas Bertrand "L'enfer réglementé. Le régime de détention dans les camps de concentration" (preface written by Stéphane Hessel) has been published in January 2015 with Éditions Perrin. For more details click here.
01/2015
New Release: "The Post-Election Violence in Kenya. Domestic and International Responses"
The PhD thesis by Dr. Sosteness Francis Materu "The Post-Election Violence in Kenya. Domestic and International Responses" has been published in January 2015 with Asser Press as the 2nd Vol. of the International Criminal Justice Series (eds. Werle/Fernandez/Vormbaum). For more details click here.
11/2014
Conference Report about the 6th Summer School in ZIS 12/2014 (pp. 660)
The Conference Report about the 6th Summer School of the South African-German Centre for Transnational Criminal Justice can be read online here.
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