2016 : 17 July 2016 - Day of International Criminal Justice

17 July is the Day of International Criminal Justice. It marks the anniversary of the adoption of the Rome Statute on 17 July 1998, the founding treaty of the ICC, which seeks to protect people from genocide, crimes against humanity, war crimes and the crime of aggression.  
17 July unites all those who wish to support justice, promote victims' rights, and help prevent crimes that threaten the peace, security and well-being of the world.


07 July 2016  (10:00-13:00)
Seminar on “Global Criminal Justice from a Regional Perspective” 

The Hague Institute for Global Justice 
Programme  - By invitation ONLY 
14 July 2016  (10:00-12:00)
Day of International Criminal Justice at the United Nations 

The United Nations Headquarters - Conference Room 7 
Information  - By invitation ONLY 
16 July 2016  (09:00-18:00)
High-level conference on “International Criminal Justice against Sexual and Gender-Based Crimes"

Dakar, Senegal – Almadies Hotel 
  Concept note - English | Français  - By invitation ONLY 
  Panelists - English | Français


Press Release

Day of International Criminal Justice: Dakar Conference        
President of the Assembly participates in high-level debate on Human Rights of the United Nations General Assembly



ICC President Statement on the occasion of 17 July 2016, Day of International Criminal Justice
Statement of the ICC Prosecutor
Statement on the Trust Fund for Victims - Français 
Statement by the UNASUR - English  (Note verbale - English)


ICC Outreach tumblr page 






Assembly of States Parties