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Africa and the International Criminal Court

Author: Gerhard Werle; Lovell Fernandez; Moritz Vormbaum
Publisher: The Hague, The Netherlands : T.M.C. Asser Press, Berlin : Springer-Verlag. [2014]
Series: International criminal justice series, v. 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book sheds light on the present frictions between the AU [African Union], the ICC [International Criminal Court] and the UN [United Nations] Security Council. Eminent experts in the field of international criminal justice, including judges and prosecutors of the ICC and other African judicial bodies, as well as international criminal law scholars, analyze and debate the achievements and shortcomings of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Conference papers and proceedings
Congresses
Additional Physical Format: (GyWOH)har145019691
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gerhard Werle; Lovell Fernandez; Moritz Vormbaum
ISBN: 9789462650282 9462650284
OCLC Number: 880552006
Notes: "This book is based on the conference 'Africa and the International Criminal Court' which the South African-German Centre for Transnational Criminal Justice hosted on 22 and 23 November 2013 in Cape Town"--Page 1.
Description: xiii, 303 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Africa and the International Criminal Court / Gerhard Werle, Lovell Fernandez and Moritz Vormbaum --
Part I. Prosecutions by the International Criminal Court in Africa --
Africa and the International Criminal Court : then and now / Sanji Mmasenono Monageng --
Africa and the International Criminal Court : a judge's perspective / Ekaterina Trendafilova --
International criminal justice in Africa : specific procedural aspects of the first trial judgment of the International Criminal Court / René Blattmann --
Africa and the International Criminal Court : a prosecutor's perspective / Shamila Batohi --
Part II. African prosecutions of international crimes --
The implementation of the Rome Statute in Africa / Gerhard Kemp --
Domestic prosecution of international crimes : the case of Rwanda / Sam Rugege and Aimé M. Karimunda --
The extraordinary African chambers : the case of Hissène Habré / Mbacké Fall --
The Nigerian 'Jos Crisis' from the perspective of international criminal law / Temitayo Lucia Akinmuwagun and Moritz Vormbaum --
"On behalf of Africa" : towards the regionalization of universal jurisdiction? / Florian Jessberger --
Part III. The African Union and the International Criminal Court --
Between political justice and judicial politics : charting a way forward for the African Union and the International Criminal Court / Tim Murithi --
Africa, the United Nations Security Council and the International Criminal Court : the question of deferrals / Juliet Okoth --
A strained relationship : reflections on the African Union's stand towards the International Criminal Court from the Kenyan experience / Sosteness Francis Materu --
Annex 1. Africa and the International Criminal Court : recommendations --
Annex 2. African Union decisions regarding the enforcement of international criminal law in Africa --
Annex 3. United Nations Security Council Decisions regarding the enforcement of international criminal law in Africa.
Series Title: International criminal justice series, v. 1.
Responsibility: Gerhard Werle, Lovell Fernandez, Moritz Vormbaum, editors.

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The overarching aim of the book is to analyze and discuss the achievements and shortcomings of interventions in Africa by the International Criminal Court as well as to develop proposals for  Read more...

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