Supranational Criminal Law Lecture Series

Since 2003, The Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies, the T.M.C Asser Instituut and the Coalition for the  International Criminal Court (CICC) have organized a lecture series on international criminal law, held at Wednesday evenings at 19:00.  

The lecture series deals with a variety of issues related to international criminal law, focusing on current events and their contribution to the development of international criminal law.  T he lectures typically last about 30 to 45 minutes, after which the floor is opened for a question and answer session of approximately 20 minutes

The Supranational Criminal Law Lecture Series year is divided in two parts. The Autumn/Winter season is organized by the T.M.C. Asser Instituut, whereas the Spring/Summer season is organized by the Grotius Centre for International Legal Studies.

The STL lectures are public and free of charge. Registration is not necessary. Seats are available on a first-come-first-served basis.

Upcoming lectures:

Thursday 26 September 2013, 7pm

"The Role of the Ombudsperson for the Security Council Al-Qaida Sanctions Committee and the Effectiveness of her Office"

Speaker: Kimberly Prost


Wednesday 9 October 2013, 7pm

"The Crime of Aggression: Who’s Fooling Whom? The History and Current Status of the Crime of Aggression Before the ICC"

Speaker: Donald M. Ferencz

Wednesday 13 November 2013, 7 pm

"The Importance of Narratives in International Criminal Processes: A Focus on the Bemba-Banyamulenge Case before the ICC"

Speaker: Dr. Felix Mukwiza Ndahinda


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