When:
December 01, 2021 @ 14:00 – December 01, 2021 @ 15:15
Where:
https://us06web.zoom.us/j/82965249959?pwd=OG9hS24rc09nTjNib1FsOWJNUGZlQT09

 

This Virtual Panel discussion is a side-event to the 20th Annual Session of the Assembly of States Parties to the Rome Statute. It is organised by the co-editors of the forthcoming book "Gender and International Criminal Law”, Indira Rosenthal, Susana SáCouto and Valerie Oosterveld and co-hosted by the International Gender Champions The Hague together with Women’s Initiatives for Gender Justice and the representatives of Uruguay, Canada, Australia, and Switzerland to the Netherlands.

The event will bring together leading feminist international criminal and humanitarian law practitioners and academics to discuss misconceptions concerning gender in the prosecution of sexual violence and other gender-based crimes in international criminal law. Co-editors Indira Rosenthal, Susana SáCouto and Valerie Oosterveld will share views on the subject from their forthcoming book “Gender and International Criminal Law”.

 

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Agenda

14:00 – 14:05 Welcoming remarks

H.E. Laura Dupuy, Ambassador of Uruguay to the Netherlands

14:05 – 14:15 Keynote

Patricia Viseur Sellers, Special Advisor on Slavery Crimes, Office of the Prosecutor, International Criminal Court (ICC); Fellow, University of Oxford; and Practicing Professor, London School of Economics

14:15 – 15:00 Panel

Indira Rosenthal, Susana SáCouto and Valerie Oosterveld, Co-editors of the forthcoming book “Gender and International Criminal Law” (Oxford University Press)

in conversation with contributors

Rosemary Grey, Lecturer at Sydney Law School, University of Sydney; and active member of the Sydney Southeast Asia Centre

Catherine O’Rourke, Professor of Global Law, Durham Law School, United Kingdom; author of the monograph ‘Women’s Rights in Armed Conflict under International Law’ (Cambridge, 2020)

Daniela Kravetz, International criminal justice and gender expert

15:00 – 15:10 Q&A session

15:10 – 15:15 Closing remarks

H.E. Matthew Neuhaus, Ambassador of Australia to the Netherlands

Moderation by Alix Vuillemin, Advocacy Director, Women’s Initiatives for Gender Justice