‘Investigating and Prosecuting Worldwide Crimes’ is the second course in Leiden College’s new sequence on Worldwide Legislation in Motion. The primary course coated worldwide courts and tribunals in The Hague normally. This second course supplies an insider perspective into the work of worldwide legal courts and tribunals. You’ll study in regards to the investigation and prosecution of worldwide crimes in The Hague.
Atrocities produce unspeakable types of violence. We are going to discover whether or not and the way worldwide legal justice contribute to what UN Secretary-Normal Ban Ki Moon known as the ‘age of accountability’. The idea is, those that commit the worst of human crimes, are held accountable, whether or not they’re rank-and-file foot troopers or army commanders, whether or not they’re lowly civil servants following orders or prime political leaders. We are going to take a look at how this may be carried out and if that is life like.
Throughout this course, you can be supplied a glance into the ‘kitchen’ of the Hague worldwide legal courts and tribunals. You’ll find out how worldwide legal justice features, who the actors are, what outcomes it produces, and the way it may be improved.
If you wish to acquire a greater understanding of worldwide legal circumstances, just like the Lubanga case, the ICC’s first ever trial, and the authorized legacy of UN worldwide legal tribunals, then this course is unquestionably for you!
This course is free to hitch and to take part in. There may be the likelihood to get a verified certificates for the course, which is a paid possibility. In order for you a certificates, however are unable to pay for it, you possibly can request monetary help through Coursera.