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Côte d'Ivoire
Rome Statute   Côte d'Ivoire ratified the Rome Statute on 15 February 2013. Côte d’Ivoire’s ratification of the Rome Statute comes almost 15 years after the state initially signed the treaty on 30 November 1998. A number of legal and constitutional hurdles delayed the process.
Agreement on Privileges and Immunities Côte d'Ivoire has not signed the APIC.
Bilateral Immunity Agreement BIA signed on June 30, 2003.
Implementing Legislation None (not a State Party)
Membership Like-Minded Group (no longer active), African Union, ECOWAS, La Francophonie
ICC Statements and Reports
Author Date and Title
24 May 2012
Requête en incompétence de la Cour Pénale Internationale fondée sur les articles 12 (3), 19 (2), 21 (3), 55 et 59 du Statut de Rome présentée par la défense du Président Gbagbo
14 Mar 2012
Communiqué d’Amady Ba à la presse internationale et ivoirienne
23 Feb 2012
Côte d’Ivoire: the ICC Judges expand the scope of the investigation to the 2002-2010 period
22 June 2011
Cote D’Ivoire: ICC Prosecutor ready to request judges for authorization to open an investigation.
20 May 2011
Situation in Côte d’Ivoire assigned to Pre-Trial Chamber II
06 Apr 2011
Widespread or systematic killings in Cote d’Ivoire may trigger OTP investigation
ICC Registry
15 Feb 2005
Traduccion no oficial: Secretario Confirma que Republica de Costa de Marfil Acepto la Competencia de la Corte
NGO Letters, Papers, Reports, and Statements
Author Date and Title
15 Sept 2015
La Haye No. 6
CI-CPI et 23 autres ONG
03 Sept 2015
Communique commun sur l’indemnisation des victimes
Human Rights Watch
04 Aug 2015
Making Justice Count: Lessons from the ICC’s Work in Côte d’Ivoire
18 May 2015
Nous avons soif de plus de justice: Rapport d’enquête sur la justice nationale
Jim Wormington, Human Rights Watch
08 Apr 2015
After Simone Gbagbo’s Trial, What Next for Justice in Côte d’Ivoire?
Institute for Security Studies
20 Mar 2015
Many questions after Simone Gbagbo's heavy sentence
18 Feb 2015
La Haye No. 5
NGO Media Statements
Author Date and Title
Human Rights Watch
04 Aug 2015
ICC: Côte d’Ivoire Case Highlights Court’s Missteps
26 June 2015
Côte d’Ivoire: Don’t Shut Down Investigations
Human Rights Watch
25 June 2015
Côte d’Ivoire: Don’t Shut Down Investigations
17 June 2015
In Côte d’Ivoire, Consultations Aim to Ensure Victims Have a Say on Reparations Policy
27 Oct 2014
Justice in Cote d'Ivoire: Examining its Challenges
23 Oct 2014
Simone Gbagbo Trial: First of many
02 Oct 2014
ICC confirmation of charges hearing of Charles Blé Goudé: a step towards truth