On the Shores of Lake Victoria: Africa and the Review Conference for the International Criminal Court

18 Pages Posted: 18 Jun 2010  

Leila N. Sadat

Washington University in St. Louis - School of Law

Date Written: June 3, 2010

Abstract

This paper addresses the interesting questions surrounding the ICC Review Conference in Kampala, Uganda, from May 31-June 11, 2010. Written in the weeks prior to the conference, it represents an effort to place the Kampala Conference in historical and political perspective, as well as offer some reflections on the International Criminal Court’s first seven years.

Keywords: International Criminal Court, Kampala Review Conference, Crimes Against Humanity, Aggression, International Criminal Law, African Union, Sudanese President Omar Al Bashir

JEL Classification: K33

Suggested Citation

Sadat, Leila N., On the Shores of Lake Victoria: Africa and the Review Conference for the International Criminal Court (June 3, 2010). Washington University in St. Louis Legal Studies Research Paper No. 10-06-04. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1626323

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