The experts, drawn from various parts of Sub-Saharan Africa, consist of academics and legal practitioners holding expertise in the field of International Criminal Law. They meet annually to discuss matters related to International Criminal Justice on the African continent.

Workshop for the KAS' African group of experts on International Criminal Justice in Arusha, Tanzania

KAS’ African Group of Experts on International Criminal Justice comprises of individuals drawn from various parts of Sub-Saharan Africa working as scholars, researchers and/or practitioners in the field of international criminal law. The group met on the 15th & 16th September 2016 to discuss pertinent matters related to international criminal justice from the African perspective, in addition to peer-reviewing their respective articles that are published annually.

The 4th Stellenbosch Seminar on Constitutionalism and Decentralisation in Africa brought together academics from across the continent including South Africa, Ghana, Kenya, DRC, Nigeria, Ethiopia, Namibia as well as experts from overseas.

4th Stellenbosch Annual Seminar on Constitutionalism in Africa (SASCA) about Decentralization and Constitutionalism

The conferences was held from 7th to 9th September 2016 in the Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Study (STIAS) and brought together academics from across the continent as well as experts from overseas whose work is focused on the African continent. The African countries discussed included Nigeria, Ethiopia, Kenya, South Africa, DRC, Somalia, South Sudan, Uganda, Lesotho, Zimbabwe, Namibia, Botswana, Zambia, Egypt, Tunisia and Mozambique.

Participants attending the Regional Conference in Nairobi (Kenya) at Royal Orchid Hotel on 2nd and 3rd September 2016 on Requirements for an independent and effective Judiciary in Burundi, DR Congo, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda

Regional Conference on Requirements for an independent and effective Judiciary in Sub-Saharan Africa

The Rule of Law Program for Sub-Saharan Africa of Konrad Adenauer Stiftung organized a regional conference for young legal researchers from Burundi, DRC, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda to exchange their experiences and expertise regarding requirements for an independent and effective judiciary. The conference was held on 2nd and 3rd September 2016 in Nairobi.

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Workshop report for the KAS' African group of experts on International Criminal Justice held in Arusha, Tanzania

15TH -16TH September 2016

KAS’ African Group of Experts on International Criminal Justice comprises of individuals drawn from various parts of Sub-Saharan Africa working as scholars, researchers and/or practitioners in the field of international criminal [...] more…

Regional Conference on Requirements for an independent and effective Judiciary in Sub-Saharan Africa

Young legal Researchers from Burundi, DRC, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania & Uganda discuss issues in criminal&civil proceedings

The Rule of Law Program for Sub-Saharan Africa of Konrad Adenauer Stiftung organized a regional conference for young legal researchers from Burundi, DRC, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda to exchange their experiences and [...] more…

4th Stellenbosch Seminar on Constitutionalism in Africa (SASCA) about Decentralization and Constitutionalism

7th- 9th Septemeber 2016

The conferences was held in the beginning of September in Stellenbosch (South Africa) in the Stellenbosch Institute for Advanced Study (STIAS) and brought together academics from across the continent including South Africa, [...] more…

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