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 Advisory Committee on nominations of judges of the International Criminal Court




At the 1st plenary meeting of its seventeenth session, on 5 December 2018, and the first plenary of its eighteenth session, on 2 December 2019, the Assembly, on the recommendation of the Bureau, appointed the following nine members of the Advisory Committee on the nominations on judges for a three-year term commencing on 5 December 2018, with the exception of the member appointed on 2 December 2019, whose term commenced on that date:

1) Mr. Ahmad Mohammad Binhamad Barrak (State of Palestine);
2) Mr. Corneliu Bîrsan (Romania);
3) Mr. Bruno Cotte (France);
4) Mr. Adrian Fulford (United Kingdom);
5) Ms. Lucy Muthoni Kambuni (Kenya);
6) Ms. Sanji Mmasenono Monageng (Botswana);
7) Mr. Enrique Eduardo Rodríguez Veltzé (Plurinational State of Bolivia);
8) Mr. Sang-Hyun Song (Republic of Korea)*; and
9) Ms. Sylvia Helena De Figueiredo Steiner (Brazil).

I. Mandate


The terms of the members will run from 5 December 2018 to 4 December 2021. The term of the member appointed at the eighteenth session of the Assembly will run from 2 December 2019 to 4 December 2021.

The Committee members would normally be designated for three-year terms, with the possibility of being re-elected only once.   

Decision: Waiver of the impediment of four members of the Advisory Committee on Nominations of Judges to be re-elected

II. Terms of reference
Terms of reference for the establishment of an Advisory Committee on nominations of judges of the International Criminal Court (ICC-ASP/10/36 - annex),  adopted by the Assembly by resolution ICC-ASP/10/Res.5, and amended by resolutions ICC-ASP/13/Res.5, annex III and ICC-ASP/18/Res.4, annex II.
Terms of reference - English | Español | Français | عربي 
 III. National nomination and selection procedures

Resolution ICC-ASP/18/Res.4
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Information submitted by States Parties pursuant to resolution ICC-ASP/18/Res.4, para. 6 

 IV. Reports  

2013  (Nomination >>)
ACN-01 meeting : ICC-ASP/12/23 - English | Español | Français | عربي
ACN-02 meeting : ICC-ASP/12/47 - English | Español | Français | عربي 

2014  (Nomination >>)
ACN-03 meeting : ICC-ASP/13/22 English | Español | Français | عربي ​    
2015  (Nomination >>)                       
ACN-04 meeting: ICC-ASP/13/46 - English | EspañolFrançais | عربي​ ​ 
ACN-05 meeting : ICC-ASP/15/8 - English | Espa​ñolFrançais | عربي
ACN-06 meeting : ICC-ASP/16/7 - English | Espa​ñol | Français| عربي

ACN-07 meeting : ICC-ASP/19/11 - English | Espa​ñol | Français| عربي


V. Background documentation

Report of the Bureau on the establishment of an Advisory Committee on nominations of judges of the International Criminal Court
ICC-ASP/10/36 - English | Español | Français | عربي 

Report of the Bureau on the Advisory Committee on Nominations    
ICC-ASP/17/21 -  English | Espa​ñol | Français| عربي


Source:  Assembly of States Parties