Latest news

ICJ welcomes developments in The Gambia and South Africa in support of the International Criminal Court

The ICJ has welcomed the decision by The Gambia to rescind their notice of withdrawal from the International Criminal Court (ICC), as well as a decision of the South African High Court to nullify a similar withdrawal notice by South Africa.

February 23, 2017

Mandate and capacity of the UN Commission on Human Rights in South Sudan must be renewed, strengthened

The ICJ joins South Sudanese, regional and other international non-governmental organizations in a joint letter urging the Human Rights Council  to renew and strengthen the mandate and capacity of the UN Commission on Human Rights in South Sudan.

February 23, 2017

Pakistan: reject revival of military trials for civilians

The Pakistan Government must not bring back military courts to try civilians for terrorism-related offences, the ICJ said today.

February 22, 2017

Professor Robert Goldman appointed as Acting-President of the ICJ

Following the death of ICJ President Professor Sir Nigel Rodley, Professor Robert K. Goldman has been appointed Acting-President of the ICJ.

February 20, 2017
View all news View all press releases