17 July 2017 - 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.


12 July 2017  (11:00-13:00)
Commemoration of the Day of International Criminal Justice 

International Criminal Court 

Ambassador Sergio Ugalde (Costa Rica),
Vice-President of the Assembly of States Parties and
Coordinator of The Hague Working Group of the Bureau
Programme (TBD)  - ​By invitation ONLY 


Press Release




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Source:  Assembly of States Parties