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Fondation Hirondelle Celebrates 20th Anniversary in the DRC with “All the Hopes of Congo”

20-07-2015

Fondation Hirondelle Celebrates 20th Anniversary in the DRC with “All the Hopes of Congo”

Fondation Hirondelle, which creates and manages media in crisis zones, celebrated its 20th anniversary on July 3, on the patio of the French Institute in Kinshasa, with the support of the French embassy and in cooperation with the Swiss embassy. To mark the occasion, Hirondelle Communication organized the third edition of an original event: All the Hopes of Congo, Networking Evenings.

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Hirondelle News Agency hands over to JusticeInfo.Net

24-06-2015 Hits:128 News Luisa Sanchez - avatar Luisa Sanchez

Hirondelle News Agency hands over to JusticeInfo.Net

This website will no longer be updated. After 20 years of covering international criminal justice, Hirondelle News Agency is pleased to hand over to Justiceinfo.net, a new Fondation Hirondelle project on transitional justice. Please go to:http://www.justiceinfo.net/en

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ICC acquitted person sent back to Congo

12-05-2015 Hits:232 News Luisa Sanchez - avatar Luisa Sanchez

ICC acquitted person sent back to Congo

Mathieu Ngudjolo, the first person to be acquitted by the International Criminal Court (ICC), was on Monday forcibly sent back to the Democratic Republic of Congo. The ICC and Dutch authorities dismissed fears that his security would be in danger if he went back.

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Hirondelle News Agency: ICC/ ISLAMIC STATE – ICC PROSECUTOR SAYS HER LEGAL BASIS TOO SLIM TO INVESTI…

08-04-2015 Hits:235 News Chantal Baranger - avatar Chantal Baranger

Hirondelle News Agency: ICC/ ISLAMIC STATE – ICC PROSECUTOR SAYS HER LEGAL BASIS TOO SLIM TO INVESTIGATE ISLAMIC STATE

Arusha, April 8, 2015 (FH) – International Criminal Court (ICC) Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda said Wednesday that she does not currently have enough legal basis for opening a preliminary examination into crimes committed by the so-called Islamic State (IS, or Daesh) in Iraq and Syria.

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Hirondelle News Agency: Uganda/attacks - Ugandan international crimes prosecutor shot dead

01-04-2015 Hits:249 News Chantal Baranger - avatar Chantal Baranger

Hirondelle News Agency: Uganda/attacks - Ugandan international  crimes prosecutor shot dead

Arusha, March 31, 2015 (FH) - Joan Kagezi, the Ugandan prosecutor in charge of trying suspected terrorists who killed 76 people in Kampala in 2010, was shot dead on Monday night by armed men. According to a statement by Ugandan police chief Kale Kayihura, she was killed near her residence in the Kiwatule district as she was returning home with her children The attackers, on a red motorcycle, stopped near the place where she had parked her car to buy fruit and opened fire, hitting her in the neck and shoulder, according to the statement. Her three children were unhurt. Joan Kagezi headed...

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