#GlobalJustice Weekly: Justice for Libya a priority for 2017, says ICC prosecutor


ICC Investigations

Libya: ICC prosecutor Fatou Bensouda says the Court will aim to make Libya a priority for 2017

Burundi: UN envoy reports on constructive discussion with Burundi to resolve differences

Uganda: Why reparations will be central in determining the success in the trial of former LRA commander Dominic Ongwen

Cote d'Ivoire: President Alassane Ouattara enacts new constitution and promises peace and stability

Mali:  UN Secretary General says killings on UN peacekeeper and two civilians in Mali may constitute war crimes under int'l law 

Democratic Republic of Congo: Alleged former Congolese militia leader Bosco Ntaganda pushes for removal of restrictions to his communications 

Sudan: Kenyan troops leaving South Sudan in compliance with withdrawal order by government 

Ukraine: International Partnership for Human Rights to submit presentation to OTP on war crimes and crimes against humanity in occupied Crimea


ICC Preliminary Examinations

Colombia: Government and FARC-EP to start joint monitoring of ceasefire

Iraq/UK:  Authorities urged to investigate reports of Iraqi forces torturing and killing villagers near Mosul


Campaign for Global Justice

The Coalition host diplomatic briefing ahead of the 2016 ASP in The Hague, Netherlands

UN human rights chief urges focus on victims' rights in Iraq given extent of civilian suffering

Human Rights Watch calls for president-elect Donald Trump to govern with respect for human rights 

Parliamentarians for Global Action push for Malaysia to accede to Rome Statute of the ICC 

Amnesty International asks EU donors to prioritize accountability in Central African Republic at upcoming Brussels conference

TRIAL International and six NGO's denounce ordeal of thousndas of relatives of disappeared persons in Mexico in attempt of assistance and redress


Around the World

Legislative Assembly of Costa Rica upholding its commitments to fully and effectively implement  Rome Statute 

Mosul residents tell of harsh rule and perilous fight as UN human rights chief urges focus on victims rights in Iraq

Indonesia president Joko Widodo may rethink death penatliy policy 

UN envoy urges action to avert mass hunger in eastern Aleppo ahead of winter