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Why are European leaders on trial for crimes against humanity at ICC?

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  • Tue 26 Nov 2019 14.30 - 16.00
  Add to Calendar 2019-11-26 14:30 2019-11-26 16:00 Europe/Paris Why are European leaders on trial for crimes against humanity at ICC?

Meet lawyers Omer Shatz and Juan Branco to learn about their policy perspectives in relation to the migration crisis in the Mediterranean and Libya.
As stated by Omer Shatz and Dr. Juan Branco in their Communication to the Office of the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court Pursuant to the Article 15 of the Rome Statute EU Migration Policies in the Central Mediterranean and Libya (2014-2019), there is evidence concerning the prior knowledge of EU and Member State officials and agents with respect to the outcomes for deportees. The crimes committed against migrants are well-documented, including reports by various EU agencies..
During the talk the speakers will explain their humanistic and legal arguments and the road that has lead them to prepare the Communication implicating the EU and Member States’ officials and agents in Crimes Against Humanity, committed as part of a premeditated policy to stem migration flows from Africa via the Central Mediterranean route, from 2014 to date.
Please join the talk that will be followed by Q&A facilitated by two policy leader fellows of the School of Transnational Governance.

Emeroteca, Badia Fiesolana DD/MM/YYYY
  Emeroteca, Badia Fiesolana

Meet lawyers Omer Shatz and Juan Branco to learn about their policy perspectives in relation to the migration crisis in the Mediterranean and Libya.
As stated by Omer Shatz and Dr. Juan Branco in their Communication to the Office of the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court Pursuant to the Article 15 of the Rome Statute EU Migration Policies in the Central Mediterranean and Libya (2014-2019), there is evidence concerning the prior knowledge of EU and Member State officials and agents with respect to the outcomes for deportees. The crimes committed against migrants are well-documented, including reports by various EU agencies..
During the talk the speakers will explain their humanistic and legal arguments and the road that has lead them to prepare the Communication implicating the EU and Member States’ officials and agents in Crimes Against Humanity, committed as part of a premeditated policy to stem migration flows from Africa via the Central Mediterranean route, from 2014 to date.
Please join the talk that will be followed by Q&A facilitated by two policy leader fellows of the School of Transnational Governance.


Location:
Emeroteca, Badia Fiesolana

Affiliation:
School of Transnational Governance

Type:
Discussion Group

Organiser:
Marianna Török

Speaker:
Juan Branco
Omer Schatz

Discussant:
Policy Leader Fellow David Adler
Policy Leader Fellow Annick-Laure Tchuendem

Contact:
Dora Maffezzoli - Send a mail

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