19 April 2004 by -

The first meeting of the Victims Trust Fund, an unprecedented initiative by the International Criminal Court (ICC), is due to take place on 20 to 22 April at The Hague. Its aim is to establish a basic modus operandi for the Fund and settle a number of key questions. It is the first time in the history of international courts that a specific mechanism is being set up to compensate victims.

20 September 2004 by Thierry Cruvellier

66.784,200 euros: this was the official budget allocated to the International Criminal Court for 2005 at the close of the Assembly of State Parties held at The Hague from 6 to 10 September. It was a success for those who feared funding cuts. But many participants bitterly lamented the lack of passion that marked the week's meeting.