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Walking the Road He Paved: A Tribute to Antonio Cassese

On 11 November 2011, just a few weeks after Antonio Cassese passed away, the Special Tribunal for Lebanon organized a moving ceremony in the Hague, to pay tribute to his former first President. After the event, members of the diplomatic and legal communities spoke about their memories of Antonio Cassese. Below the lik to the […]

Unexplored Outcomes of the ICTY judgment in Tadić… and of life

The paper with which I was awarded the prestigious Journal of International Criminal Justice prize,  ‘Unexplored Outcomes of Tadić: Applicability of the Law of Occupation to War by Proxy’ ,  was based on my LL.M. thesis at the Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights. This paper aims at reviewing what will be […]

A Booklet about Nino

The booklet below was prepared on the occasion of the ceremony organized by the Special Tribunal for Lebanon in The Hague, to pay tribute to the life and work of a great jurist and man.

Prize-giving ceremony for the 2011 JICJ Prize

The Journal of International Criminal Justice Prize for 2011 was awarded to Valentina Spiga for her article on ‘Non-retroactivity of Criminal Law: A New Chapter in the Hissène Habré Saga‘. In this article, Valentina Spiga puts forward a lucid, meticulously researched reading of a single legal twist in the long attempt to hold the former […]

The Current Challenges to International Humanitarian Law

On 27 February 2008, Antonio Cassese delivered the Inaugural Lecture of the Academy Lecture Series at the Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights. The event took place at UniMail, in Geneva, at the Auditoire Droits de l’’Homme. The room was fully packed. Professor Cassese addressed the audience on the Current Challenges to International […]