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Monthly Archives: May 2017

With the overall aim to strengthen collaboration in legal and judicial matters, Mr. Jean-François Thony, President of the Siracusa International Institute for Criminal Justice and Human Rights (SII) and Mr. David Hooper, President of the International Criminal Court Bar Association (ICCBA), signed a Memorandum of Collaboration for the SII – ICCBA partnership in the Siracusa Institute’s International Defence Counsel Training Programme (the Programme) on

   The Siracusa Institute’s 17th Specialization Course in International Criminal Law on “The International Criminal Court at Fifteen” opened today in the presence of more than 40 participants from 25 countries across the world, from Burkina Faso to Canada, and Australia to Kenya.  The course is sponsored by the International Association of Penal Law (France),

The Siracusa Institute’s International  Defence Counsel Training Programme, a globally oriented training programme specifically designed for international defence lawyers, in-house counsel and jurists dealing with cases related to international crimes before national and international jurisdictions, officially started at the Siracusa Institute headquarters on May 15th. The first Course, which runs until Friday 19th, is on

Filippo Musca, Deputy Director of the Siracusa International Institute for Criminal Justice and Human Rights (Siracusa Institute), attended the Annual General Meeting of the International Legal Assistance Consortium (ILAC), at the International House of Japan, in Tokyo on May 12th. ILAC is a consortium of over 50 professional legal organizations and experts from all over the world.

L’istituto piange la scomparsa di Giovanni Tinebra, membro del Consiglio di Amministrazione fin dal 1983 e presidente del Comitato scientifico consultivo dell’Osservatorio  Permanente sulla Criminalità organizzata. Già direttore del Dipartimento dell’amministrazione penitenziaria e Procuratore Generale della Corte d’Appello di Catania, Giovanni Tinebra è stato in tutti questi anni amico personale e carissimo del Presidente Onorario

The Siracusa Institute’s International Defence Counsel Training Programme officially starts on May 15, with its first Course on “Fundamentals on Defence Rights Before International Courts”. The Course will last until May 19. The Fundamentals Course is designed for  lawyers, in-house counsel and international jurists appointed to defend clients in cases before international courts and tribunals

The Siracusa Institute is pleased to present its Faculty for the Second Specialization Course for Junior Prosecutors on International Criminal Justice and International Cooperation in Criminal Matters (SCJP), organised in partnership with the International Association of Prosecutors. SCJP 2017 will be held from 3-14 July in Siracusa. The Siracusa Institute has been overwhelmed by the