Assembly of States Parties 2018: Side event Report

Julio Ottaviano International Conferences, News and Events, News and Events AGJA

ASP Side Event report: on 10 December 2018, the Wayamo Foundation and the Africa Group for Justice and Accountability (AGJA) hosted a side-event at the Assembly of States Parties (ASP) of the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague, entitled, “Creative responses to international criminal justice – complementarity and capacity building.”

ASP Side event : creative responses to international criminal justice

Julio Ottaviano International Conferences, News and Events, News and Events AGJA

On 10 December 2018, the Wayamo Foundation and the Africa Group for Justice and Accountability (AGJA) hosted a side-event at the Assembly of States Parties (ASP) of the International Criminal Court (ICC) in The Hague, entitled, “Creative responses to international criminal justice – complementarity and capacity building.”

AGJA´s current projects and main achievements

Julio Ottaviano News and Events, News and Events AGJA

In February and March of this year, the Wayamo Foundation concluded a series of five key events (two meetings and three activities) in so many days in Nairobi, Kenya, as part of its “Fighting Impunity in East Africa” project, an initiative funded by the German Foreign Ministry. 

Visit of the AGJA and Wayamo to the African Union

Julio Ottaviano News and Events, News and Events AGJA

From 18 to 19 January, Dapo Akande, Professor of Public International Law at the University of Oxford and AGJA member, and Bettina Ambach, Director of the Wayamo Foundation met with representatives of the African Union Commission (AUC) in Addis Ababa. The delegation met with H.E. Mr. Thomas Kwesi Quartey, Deputy Chairperson of the AUC, Dr. Namira Negm, AUC Legal Counsel and Director for Legal Affairs, and Adewale Iyanda, Senior Legal Officer in the Office of the Legal Counsel of the AUC.

Assembly of States Parties Side Event: Immunities under international law

Julio Ottaviano International Conferences, News and Events, News and Events AGJA

To promote a holistic and comprehensive approach to international criminal justice, the Africa Group for Justice and Accountability (AGJA) is hosting a side event where the all the existing accountability initiatives and justice forums will be explored.

Army Prosecutors Undergo Training to Tackle Complex Crimes

Julio Ottaviano In the Press

About 20 Nigerian Army Prosecutors have undergone a three-day training with an objective to address their capacity to address serious and complex crimes under Nigerian criminal law, including those crimes that potentially fall under the jurisdiction of the International Criminal Court. By Solomon Elusoji and Sarah Agbamuche.

28-30 June 2017: training of military investigators and prosecutors in Lagos

Elise Carreau Judicial Capacity Building, News and Events, News and Events AGJA

From 28-30 June, Wayamo will organise a capacity-building workshop for military investigators and prosecutors on ‘STRENGTHENING JUSTICE AND ACCOUNTABILITY IN NIGERIA’ at the Southern Sun Hotel Ikoyi in Lagos.

Africa Group Statement on Ruling regarding South Africa’s Withdrawal from the ICC

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Africa Group for Justice and Accountability Statement on Ruling regarding South Africa’s Withdrawal from the International Criminal Court.

Africa Group and Wayamo Foundation congratulate Hassan Bubacar Jallow on his Appointment as Chief Justice of The Gambia

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The Africa Group for Justice and Accountability (AGJA) and the Wayamo Foundation warmly congratulate AGJA Chair Hassan Bubacar Jallow on his appointment as Chief Justice of The Gambia.