UN side event: Accountability for crimes under international law in Libya: challenges and prospects

Tuesday, March 19, 11:00-12:00

Palais des Nations, Room XXV

The ICJ is hosting a side event this Tuesday along with the Permanent Mission of the Kingdom of Netherlands and the Permanent Mission of the Federal Republic of Germany on the challenges and prospects of accountability for crimes under international law in Libya.  The event will include a panel of experts who will present the situation, highlight the existing issues, and offer their thoughts.

Opening Remarks:

Ambassador Monique T. G. van Daalen, Permanent Mission of the Netherlands


Salah al-Marghani, former Justice Minister of Libya

Marwa Mohammed, Lawyers for Justice in Libya

Mark Kersten, Munk School of Global Affairs and Public Policy, University of Toronto, and Wayamo Foundation

Said Benarbia, Middle East and North Africa Programme, International Commission of Jurists


Mary Fitzgerald, Libya researcher and expert

Event Flyer:

Libya HRC side event flyer – March 2019