Legacy website of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia

Since the ICTY’s closure on 31 December 2017, the Mechanism maintains this website as part of its mission to preserve and promote the legacy of the UN International Criminal Tribunals.

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Today, the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) marks International Women’s Day and joins the global invitation to “Be Bold for Change” by taking action that drives change for women.

The appeal hearing in the Tribunal’s last and biggest-ever case before the Appeals Chamber is scheduled to begin on Monday, 20 March and conclude on Tuesday, 28 March 2017.

The latest documentary of the Tribunal’s Outreach Programme, Dubrovnik and Crimes against Cultural Heritage, had its English language premiere yesterday at The Hague University of Applied Sciences, as part of the ICTY Legacy Dialogues series.

President Agius at the meeting with the Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenković

Tribunal President Carmel Agius today concluded a three-day official visit to Zagreb, Croatia.

ICTY President Judge Carmel Agius will conduct an official three-day visit to Zagreb, Croatia, from 13 – 15 February 2017.

The English-language premiere of the most recent documentary produced by the ICTY Outreach Programme, Dubrovnik and Crimes against Cultural Heritage, will take place on Thursday, 16 February 2017, at 4:00p.m. in The Hague University of Applied...

As part of the ICTY Legacy Dialogues series, the Tribunal’s Outreach Programme yesterday held a public discussion entitled From the Tribunal to the Classroom at the Museon in The Hague, in co-operation with the European Association of History...

Saša Miličević, student of the Law Faculty of Banja Luka University and Hamza Ajanić, student at the 2nd Grammar School in Sarajevo

This and last week, the Tribunal’s Outreach Programme awarded prizes to the winners of essay-writing competitions for high school and university students from the former Yugoslavia.

The Tribunal welcomes the resolution of the United Nations Security Council extending the terms of office of ICTY Judges and the resolution’s recognition of the importance of staff retention in the Tribunal’s final year.

The Outreach Programme of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia (ICTY) announced today the winners of the regional essay-writing competition for university students on the topic: “ICTY: War crimes trials as an important element in dealing with the past...