On 28 February 2017, 12:00 p.m., the book launch of the anthology "The African Criminal Court - A Commentary on the Malabo Protocol" by Prof Gerhard Werle and Dr Moritz Vormbaum will take place at the University of the Western Cape. Prof Dire Tladi from the Univeristy of Pretoria will give a keynote lecture on "The Prosecution of Crimes under International Law in Africa". You can find more information here.
Graduation within the LLM- und PhD-Programme Transnational Criminal Justice and Crime Prevention – An International and African Perspective
On 21 December 2016 Marshet Tadesse Tessema received his doctoral degree for his thesis on the 'Prosecution of Politicide in Ethiopia: The Red Terror Trials' at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. He is the sixth student of the South African-German Centre to obtain this degree. Congratulations, Marshet!
to the South African-German Centre for Transnational Criminal Justice
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
LLM & PhD PROGRAMME
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.
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.