The Professor

Seventh Antonio Cassese Lecture: An Assessment of the Work of International Criminal Tribunals

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 […]

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 […]

Opening of Antonio Cassese Archives

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 […]

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 […]