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International Criminal Court President Silvia Fernandez de Gurmendi with dignitaries at the opening of the Court’s permanent premises in The Hague in April 2016. A former Argentinian diplomat instrumental in the successful negotiations for the Rome Statute, de Gurmendi was elected president in March 2015. © UN Photo/Rick Bajornas
When hope and history rhyme: The International Criminal Court is here to stay

In the week that global civil society gathers in The Hague for its annual roundtable meeting with the International Criminal Court, ICC President Judge Silvia Fernández de Gurmendi reflects on the crucial role of the Coalition for the ICC in advancing, and safeguarding, the Rome Statute system of international criminal justice. A contribution to our 20th anniversary blog series When hope and history rhyme.

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In Global Justice news last week: ICC sentences Jean-Pierre Bemba to 18 years in prison; former UPC fighter accuses ICC suspect Ntaganda in alleged ethnic killings; Mexico and the EU strengthen cooperation in human rights field; and much more.

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