Challenges for the next ICC Prosecutor

Date: Wednesday 14 March 2012

Time: 18:00 to 20:00

Location: Doughty Street Chambers, 53-54 Doughty Street, London, WC1N 2LS

Speakers: Richard Dicker, Director of Human Rights Watch International Justice Programme

CPD: 1.5 Points

Fee: Free

On the day that the verdict in the first completed ICC trial is delivered, in the Lubanga case in the summer of 2012, a new Prosecutor will take over at the International Criminal Court. This seminar will discuss the principal challenges facing the new Prosecutor, including issues relating to uneven state cooperation and diplomatic support; concerns about prosecutorial policy guiding  the selection of cases; obstacles arising out of the developments in the MENA region for advancing judicial norms and theparalysis at the UN Security Council on Syria and the prospect for widespread impunity for crimes.

To reserve your place on this seminar, please fill in and return a completed booking (click here to open), by post to Training Coordinator, Doughty Street Chambers, 53-54 Doughty Street, London WC1N 2LS - DX 223 chancery lane or by email to

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