On 30 October 2018, professor Fausto Pocar, former President of the ICTY and current President of the Italian Society of International Law, will deliver the Seventh Antonio Cassese Lecture entitled: ‘An Assessment of the Work of International Criminal Tribunals’. The annual Antonio Cassese Lecture is jointly organised by the Faculty of Political Sciences and the Faculty […]
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 […]
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 […]
Report by professor Nehal Bhuta and photo credit to EUI. On November 10, 2016, a special event was held at the European University Institute’s Villa Salviati, to celebrate the opening of the Antonio Cassese Archives. By generous gift of the Cassese family, 40 boxes of the collected papers of Antonio Cassese were received, inventoried and […]
On 13 November 2009, Nino Cassese was awarded the prestigious Erasmus Prize, together with Benjamin Ferencz. Below the typewritten version of the speech Nino Cassese delivered on that occasion.
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.
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 […]