Lars van Troost

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24 July 2006 by HEIKELINA VERRIJN STUART

Nearly four years after it was established, with its board of directors up for re-election at the end of 2006, the Victims Trust Fund, and autonomous body of the International Criminal Court (ICC) is still not up and running. In December 2005, the ICC's Assembly of States Parties (ASP) finally adopted the Fund's bylaws and decided to equip it with a secretariat, making it possible for the Fund to begin operating - at least in theory.