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Wilfred Nderitu (right) was appointed to represent victims in the case against Kenya's deputy president, William Ruto, and former broadcaster, Joshua Arap Sang. (Photo: ICC-CPI/Flickr)
22 Sep 14
Concern at trend towards assigning lawyers to represent victims rather than letting them choose their own.
President Yoweri Museveni signed Uganda's Anti-Homosexuality Act in February 2014. (Photo: Chip Somodevilla, Getty Images)
2 Aug 14
Despite offering a less repressive environment, Kenya too bans homosexual acts.
Kenyans displaced by the 2007-08 unrest at Shalom City, a camp on the outskirts of Naivasha. (Photo: Mothers Fighting For Others/Flickr)
26 Jun 14
Prospect of aid is welcomed, but those who suffered wonder why it has taken so long to begin assessing their needs.
ICC Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda says her office has “learnt the lessons“ on prosecuting gender-based crimes. (Photo: Heinrich-Böll-Stiftung/Flickr)
10 Jun 14
Hague court says it is serious about gender-based crimes. But it is yet to secure a conviction.
Main ICC premises in The Hague. (Photo: Vincent van Zeijst)
Special Report
18 Jun 13
As the court asks for a bigger budget, it will need to consider where cost savings can be made.
6 Aug 12
Observers question international court’s ability to take on fresh cases as funding pressures mount.
Refugees from Darfur at the Iridimi camp in Chad, 2004. (Photo: UN multimedia)
29 May 12
Budget constraints and poor security on the ground reduce opportunities to engage with refugees and war victims in Chad.
27 Apr 12
Darfuri refugees in Eastern Chad say they have not seen representatives of the ICC in over a year.
19 Apr 12
Despite backing from the United Nations many still say it is not yet safe to go home.
Thomas Lubanga found guilty of conscripting and enlisting children under the age of 15 and using them to participate in hostilit
15 Mar 12
Conviction for using child soldiers does not reflect full scale of abuses in Ituri conflict, locals say.