Calendar of Events

September 2017

In Memoriam: Professor M. Cherif Bassiouni (1937-2017)

On September 25, 2017, the world lost a great soul, Professor M. Cherif Bassiouni. Cherif was a friend, a colleague, a mentor and an inspiration to me personally, and to many like me.... read more  

September 2017

UN International Law Commission completes First Reading of the Draft Articles on Crimes Against Humanity Convention 

This summer, at its sixty-ninth session, the UN International Law Commission completed a first reading of the draft articles on a global convention for crimes against humanity and submitted it to the General Assembly. read more   

Whitney R. Harris World Law Institute