Event

Meet the President of the International Criminal Court

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Date: September 7, 2021
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Time: 15:00

Location: Zoom

Start date: September 7, 2021

Institution: United Nations Association: UNA Poland and UNA Sweden

The ICC, which is headquartered in The Hague in The Netherlands, is the first and only permanent international court with jurisdiction to prosecute individuals for the international crimes of genocide, crimes against humanity, war crimes and the crime of aggression.

This event offers a unique opportunity to learn more about the court and the background to why this court is important in order to bring justice and halt war crimes from being committed. The key speaker is professor Piotr Hofmański, a Polish jurist who is the current President of the International Criminal Court as of March 2021.

Participants

Piotr Hofmański, President of the International Criminal Court
Alix Vuillemin, Women’s Initiatives for Gender Justice
Moderators: Annelie Börjesson from UNA Sweden and Adam Dziedzicand from UNA Poland