Today, the Siracusa International Institute remembers its founder, a source of inspiration, and long-standing former President, Professor M. Cherif Bassiouni, on the third anniversary of his death. Universally considered as the “Father of International Criminal Law”, Professor Bassiouni dedicated his life to the development of international criminal justice and effective protection of human rights worldwide. The
It is now online on the Institute’s website (www.siracusainstitute.org) a new navigation section entirely dedicated to the Memoirs of Professor M. Cherif Bassiouni, one of the Institute’s founders and President for more than 30 years. In this section, you will find important materials such as documents, speeches, interviews, and videos related to his life and
A new navigation section entirely dedicated to the memoirs of Professor M. Cherif Bassiouni will be available in September on the Institute’s website. This section will contain various documents, speeches, video interviews and photographs of Professor Bassiouni relating to his life and to his immense work in favour of international criminal justice and human rights.
The Siracusa International Institute for Criminal Justice and Human Rights would like to inform that the 2020 Specialization Course in International Criminal law for young penalists – scheduled to take place from December 7th to 13th – has been cancelled in light of the situation related to the Covid-19 spread. The Institute will provide as
The Siracusa International Institute for Criminal Justice and Human Rights and the International Association of Prosecutors (IAP) would like to announce that the 5th Specialisation Course for Prosecutors on International Criminal Justice, Transnational Crime and International Cooperation in Criminal Matters, scheduled to take place from October 26th to November 4th, 2020, will not proceed
On June 23rd, 2020, Mr. Filippo Musca, Acting Director General of The Siracusa International Institute, will intervene in the live webinar on “Cyber-criminality and the exploitation of the Covid-19 crisis: the EUROPOL report and international perspectives”. The seminar will be moderated by PrivacyRules member Ludovic Tirelli, penalex (Switzerland), with PrivacyRules members Ruben Roex, Timelex (Belgium)