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Zimbabwe: over 200 public prosecutors trained on independence and accountability

From 31 July to 2 August 2015 the ICJ supported a training and induction workshop for the Zimbabwe National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) in Harare, with over 200 participants.

August 2, 2015

Swaziland: challenging sexual and gender based violence in the context of fair trial rights

The ICJ held a colloquium on this issue on 30-31 July. Judges, magistrates, lawyers, members of academia, and civil society leaders from SADC, ECOWAS and the East African Community attended the event.

July 31, 2015

India: the ICJ condemns the execution of Yakub Memon

The ICJ strongly condemned the execution of Yakub Memon, who was hanged in Nagpur Central Jail, India this morning.

July 30, 2015

South Africa: ICJ Secretary General Wilder Tayler meets Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng

They held bilateral talks at the Constitutional Hill in Johannesburg, discussing matters of mutual interest including possible collaboration in the building of strong, independent, impartial and accountable judicial institutions on the African continent.

July 29, 2015