**Important Information on the Programme from 2019 onwards**

Kindly note that the ten year funding of the DAAD for this programme will lapse in December 2018. The programme will be continued by the Law Faculty of the University of the Western Cape. Please send your application for the 2019 intake by 30 June 2018 to Ms. Sagwadi Mabunda (Programme-Coordinator) or Professor Jamil Mujuzi at


Book Review: "Africa and the International Criminal Court" (Werle/Fernandez/Vormbaum)

Please find a book review of the anthology "Africa and the International Criminal Court" by Gerhard Werle, Lovell Fernandez and Moritz Vormbaum in Journal of International Criminal Justice 15 (2017), pp. 401-403.


Photos of the 9th Summer School

Please click here to see Photos of this year's summer school at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin.
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to the South African-German Centre
for Transnational Criminal Justice
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About the Summer School of the
South African-German Centre

ICC Judge Monageng at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin

ICC Judge Fernández de Gurmendi at UWC


The LLM and PhD programme "Transnational Criminal Justice and Crime Prevention – An International and African Perspective" is housed in the "South African-German Centre for Transnational Criminal Justice" established at the University of the Western Cape (UWC) in 2008 in Bellville/Cape Town.

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Each year, a summer school is held in Berlin for three weeks during the South African winter break in June and July. It is hosted by Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, and offers an interdisciplinary forum for students in the programme, students of Humboldt-Universität and legal experts.

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Out of all applications, up to 15 students are eligible for a scholarship that will cover tuition fees as well as travel and living costs. A seperate application for the scholarship is not necessary. 

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