ACR Issue 374

 A temporary schoolroom in the Mathare IDP camp in 2008, set up in the aftermath of 2007 post-election violence in Kenya. (Photo: Jerry Riley/IRIN)
16 Dec 13
Campaigners say rights of conflict victims are threatened by ICC rule changes.
Kenya Independence Day celebrations. Despite President Uhuru Kenyatta’s comments, critics say a series of new laws generated by government is designed to curtail freedoms, not increase them. (Photo: Sudath Silva, courtesy of President Rajapaksa)
13 Dec 13
Despite Uhuru Kenyatta’s comments, critics say a series of new laws generated by government is designed to curtail freedoms, not increase them.
Kenya's director of public prosecutions, Keriako Tobiko, and attorney general, Githu Muigai, at the Assembly of States Parties meeting in The Hague last month. (Photo: Capital FM, Kenya)
12 Dec 13
But legal experts are divided on whether judges will apply the new rules, and what the consequences for international justice will be.
Audience members participate in IWPR/Wayamo ReportingKenya international panel discussion in The Hague featuring a range of opinions on the future of the International Criminal Court. (Photo: Kioko wa Kiwandi)
7 Dec 13
Panel discusses whether court can meet the challenges of putting Kenya’s president on trial.