Future of International Justice: Accountability Mechanism for Grave Crimes in Ukraine

Ukrainian Legal Advisory Group in partnership with International Renaissance Foundation, are convening an expert panel which will assess the existing challenges the domestic system is faced with by drawing on the existing experiences; it will discuss available options to increase Ukraine’s ability to advance the principle of complementarity and ensure accountability for grave crimes as well as ways to generate political will as an essential and basic ingredient for effective justice-related processes. The event will be held on 11 December 12:00-14:00 CET.


Speakers:

Valeriya Melnik - Prosecutor of the Department for the Supervision of Crimes Committed during Armed Conflict, Office of the Prosecutor General

Judge, Domestic Court of Ukraine (TBC)

Katrin Weilhammer – Head of the National Justice Programme, Justice Rapid Response

Eric Witte – Senior Policy Officer, International Justice and Dismantling Structural Racism, Open Society Justice Initiative

Priya Pillai – International Lawyer, Head of the Asia Justice Coalition


Moderator:

Nadia Volkova – Director, Ukrainian Legal Advisory Group


Links to the Stream:


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qSmjAh6J-ek&feature=youtu.be (English)


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3_9Szh0dXcA&feature=youtu.be (Ukrainian)


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