While most Governments in the (MENA) Region have expressed support for the ICC and the fight against impunity for crimes under international law, few have taken the necessary steps to ratify or accede to the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Cour
From 6 to 8 October, PGA conducted a field mission in Yaoundé, Cameroon, in the framework of the PGA Campaign for the Universality and Effectiveness of the Rome Statute system to generate political will for the fight against impunity
Campaign Launched to Protect the Integrity of the Rome Statute
PGA together with Réseau Parlementaire pour les Droits de l’Homme (Repadhoc) organized a workshop where 60 MPs from DRC discussed the challenges of putting an end to impunity for those allegedly responsible for the commission of international crimes in th
--> Questions of PGA Member Barbara Lochbihler MEP (Germany) on human rights of migrants and asylum seekers, the International Law implications of the use of armed-drones and the EU role in bringing to justice suspected authors of War Crimes
--> Responses of newly appointed and confirmed EU High Representative and Vice-Pres. of the European Commission, Federica Mogherini (until last Monday, MP chairing of the PGA Italy National Group)
Inter alia, Ms. Mogherini reaffirms the essential role of the ICC as an effective institution that the EU must support.