The International Criminal Court

Pre-Conference Student Event

In order to familiarize students and other interested attendees with the ICC and international criminal justice more generally, IHRLI will host a pre-conference event on Thursday, April 24th.

Presenters will include experts from Amnesty International, the Institute for War and Peace Reporting, and the American NGO Coalition for the International Criminal Court. Attendees will hear about the background of the Court’s formation, its political impact in Africa, and the U.S. position on the ICC. There will be ample opportunities to ask questions.

Thursday, April 24th
6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

DePaul University College of Law
Room 803, Lewis Building
25 E. Jackson Blvd
Chicago, IL 60604

Pizza will be served at 6 p.m. A reception will follow the event at 8:30 p.m.

Global Kids, in cooperation with the International Human Rights Law Institute, will be streaming live video from this event into Second Life at the International Justice Center as well as on the web at Virtual participants will be able to ask the speakers questions.

For more information, contact Global Kids at or see the International Justice Center website at

For more information, contact Liz Drew at Please remember to register for this session when registering for the rest of the conference.

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