NPWJ extends its full support to the new ICC prosecutor and looks forward to her leadership in the fight for justice and accountability
Ms Fatou Bensouda’s solemn undertaking as Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court (ICC) took place today during a swearing-in ceremony held in the Hague. Ms Fatou Bensouda was unanimously elected by acclamation ICC Prosecutor by the Assembly of States Parties (ASP) to the Rome Statute on 12 December 2011 for a term of nine years. She succeeds Mr Luis Moreno-Ocampo, the Court’s first Prosecutor.
Statement by Alison Smith, Legal Counsel of No...