Thirteenth Session of the ICC Assembly of States Parties

New York, 8- 17 December 2014

From 8 to 17 December 2014, the Assembly of States Parties (ASP) of the International Criminal Court (ICC) will meet in New York for its thirteenth annual session to discuss a range of issues relating to the non-judicial functioning of the ICC, including its budget.  The ASP will be attended by States Parties, observer States, international organisations and non‑governmental organisations, including a delegation from No Peace Without Justice (NPWJ).
NPWJ's delegation will be headed by Alison Smith, Director of the International Criminal Justice Program, who will also address the Assembly during the General Debate on Monday 15 December 2014.
NPWJ will convene two side-events on:
- “Accountability for Syria: Options and Preparations”, on Wednesday 10 December 2014 from 13:15 to 14:30 (Conference Room C, United Nation Headquarter, New York). 
- “Accountability for Human Rights Violations in Libya”, on Friday 12 December 2014 from 13:15 to 14:30 (Conference Room A, United Nation Headquarters, New York).
NPWJ will also contribute to the side-event on:
 “Making Justice Visible - Exploring the impact of ICC outreach and communications”, co-hosted by the Permanent Mission of FinlandIreland and the Coalition for the ICC, on Tuesday 16 December 2014 (from 13:15 to 14:30, Conference Room 8 (GA))


NPWJ and the ICC
No Peace Without Justice, which is a founding member of the NGO Coalition for the International Criminal Court (CICC) and which has been one of the organisations at the forefront of promoting the establishment and entry into force of the permanent International Criminal Court (ICC) and continues to work for its universal ratification, has participated in every session of the ASP since its first session in 2002, the year the ICC was established.

For further information, contact Alison Smith on or +32-2-548-3912 or Nicola Giovannini on or +32-2-548-3915.