Breakfast Briefing with Astrid Kjeldgaard-Pedersen

The Immunity Of State Representatives – Recent Developments

Astrid Kjeldgaard-Pedersen will present recent cases and ongoing developments concerning customary international law pertaining to the immunity of state representatives. Her talk will inter alia address the International Law Commission’s ongoing work on ‘Immunity of State officials from foreign criminal jurisdiction’, the ICC’s Judgment of 6 May 2019 in the Bashir case, and the recent investigation by the Swedish Prosecution Authority into alleged crimes against humanity committed by the Defence Minister of Iraq.

About the speaker

Astrid Kjeldgaard-Pedersen is Professor with special responsibilities in International Law. She is affiliated to iCourts and principal investigator of the InterMil project.

For participation in this event, please use this registration form no later than 29 April 2020.