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Antonio Cassese to Receive the ‘Mostar Peace Connection’ Award

Antonio Cassese has been posthumously awarded the ‘Mostar Peace Connection’ Award for his work as the First President, and later Judge, of the ICTY. The award is granted by the Center for Peace and Multiethnic Cooperation in Mostar and the ceremony will take place on 23 July 2018 in Mostar. The award comes in recognition […]

Internship Opportunity with the Antonio Cassese Initiative

Remotely (30%) The Antonio Cassese Initiative is opening an Internship position. The ideal candidate will be a native English or French speaker and will have an education degree in public international law, international criminal law or other relevant background for the position. In addition, she/he will show a proven and strong interest for human rights, […]

Realising Utopia: In Memory of Nino Cassese

Today 23 May 2018 (at 15.00), Prof. Paola Gaeta will give a talk at the Max Planck Institute for Comparative Public Law and International Law entitled ‘Realising Utopia: In Memory of Nino Cassese‘. More information here. http://http://www.mpil.de/apps/eventcalendar/data/pdf1/Poster_Dialoghi_23_05.pdf

ICL-TLC Training Marks Successful Cassese Initiative-Asser Institute Collaboration

From 5 to 9 February 2018, the Asser Institute and the Antonio Cassese Initiative successfully hosted a training course on international and transnational criminal law (ICL and TCL) for judges and prosecutors from francophone African countries, including Mali, Cote d’Ivoire, Congo, Burkina Faso, Niger and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The training course, entitled […]

International and Transnational Criminal Law Training Course Marks New Cooperation between the Cassese Initiative and the Asser Institute

From 5 to 9 February 2018, the Asser Institute and the Antonio Cassese Initiative will host a training course on international and transnational criminal law (ICL and TCL) for judges and prosecutors from francophone African countries, including Mali, Cote d’Ivoire, Congo, Burkina Faso, Niger and the Democratic Republic of the Congo. The training course, entitled […]

Sixth Antonio Cassese Lecture

Each year the University of Florence organises a lecture to pay homage to the memory of Antonio Cassese. The Antonio Cassese Lectures deal with topics dear to Antonio Cassese, such as the use of force and international humanitarian law, and always look at the practice of international law. On 7 November 2017, the University of […]

Antonio Cassese Prize – Blog Post by Dr Miles Jackson

On the occasion of the award of the Antonio Cassese Prize for International Criminal Law Studies 2015–2016, the Antonio Cassese Initiative is pleased to publish a blog post written by one of the two Prize winners, Dr Miles Jackson. “I am deeply grateful to the Cassese Foundation and the editors of the Journal of International Criminal Justice […]

Antonio Cassese Prize for International Criminal Law Studies 2015–2016

The Board of Editors of the Journal of International Criminal Justice awarded the Antonio Cassese Prize for International Criminal Law Studies for 2015–2016 to, ex aequo, Dr Miles Jackson of Oxford University and Dr Asad Kiyani of Victoria University in Canada. On this occasion, Dr Miles Jackson wrote a blog post for the Antonio Cassese Initiative’s website.

Announcement: Cooperation with the Amsterdam Center for International Law

The Antonio Cassese Initiative is pleased to announce the cooperation with the Amsterdam Center for International Law (ACIL). The ACIL is an internationally leading center for cutting-edge research on questions of international law, including international criminal law. Its aim is to plan, facilitate and coordinate internationally acclaimed and acknowledged research and to contribute to the international scientific […]