ICC and the situation in Palestine

International Criminal Court and “the situation in Palestine” | Video

Yesterday the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court issued her reply to the many submissions made to the Court by legal academics and others, including seven States, concerning the question whether ‘Palestine’ exists as a state. On our reading, Ms. Bensouda fails to seriously engage with those arguments, preferring instead to re-assert her expansive position.

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Ritual Slaughter Ban violates Religious Freedom

Palestine vs. Israel before the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD)

The lawfare against Israel has many faces. Next to the case pending before the International Court of Justice (ICJ) (Palestine vs. USA) and the investigation started by the Prosecutor at the International Criminal Court (ICC), a communication has been submitted by Palestine against Israel to the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD). In…

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Summer School in Jerusalem

The 2020 Summer School for international law and international relations students in Israel

Building on the successful Summer School 2019, thinc. will again organise a two-weeks Summer School for International Law and International Relations students, graduates and practitioners under the title International Law and the Israel-Palestine Conflict Sunday 21 June – Friday 3 July 2020 Jerusalem – Israel Check this site or send an e-mail to ss20@thinc.info for…

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IDC student delegation visits The Hague

From 1- 4 April, a group of 20 students from the prestigious Abba Eban Center for International Diplomacy in Herzliya (Israel) visited Paris and the Netherlands. The Abba Eban Center is part of the Interdisciplinary Center (IDC) Herzliya – a private research university in Herzliya, Israel. The IDC is also known internationally for its conferences…

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