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Safeguarding prisoners’ dignity on the long walk to freedom (event)

ICJ Senior Legal Adviser Matt Pollard will speak at an ICRC event on 18 July, marking Nelson Mandela International Day.

June 27, 2018

Side Event: Defenceless defenders: addressing the attacks on lawyers in Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Ukraine

This side event at the Human Rights Council takes place on Tuesday, 26 June, 14:00-15:00, room XXVII of the Palais des Nations.  It is organized by the ICJ and the International Bar Association’s Human Rights Institute (IBAHRI).

June 22, 2018

Breaking Down Barriers: Towards inclusive access to justice (UN event)

This side event to the UN Human Rights Council session addresses equal and effective access to justice for indigenous people, people living with a disability and people from ethnic, religious or linguistic minorities.

June 22, 2018

UN Side Event: “State of emergency and attacks on the legal profession in Turkey”

The ICJ will participate today in the side event “State of emergency and attacks on the legal profession in Turkey” organized by IBAHRI, the Law Society, and the Bar Human Rights Committee of England and Wales.

June 21, 2018

Side Event: Increasing Death Sentences and Executions in Egypt

This side event at the Human Rights Council takes place on Wednesday, 20 June, 16:00-17:00, room XXIII of the Palais des Nations.  It is organized by the ICJ.

June 18, 2018

ICJ holds its first regional workshop on the investigation of potentially unlawful deaths and enforced disappearance in Asia

Between 30 May and 1 June 2018, the ICJ co-hosted a workshop for authorities from Thailand, Cambodia, Myanmar and Nepal on the investigation of potentially unlawful deaths and enforced disappearance in accordance with international human rights law and standards.

June 1, 2018