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Research guides and informational websites

On this webpage, the visitor of ICD can find other websites and databases on international crimes that might be of interest to him/her. Some of these sources have also been used, where necessary, to complement the research of the members of the ICD team in the creation of this database. Examples are the sources under the headings 'Additional materials' and 'Social media links' that can be found on the webpages that summarize and analyze the different decisions. On these webpages, the ICD team has also added names and party information to enable comparative research and use by the various visitors of ICD.

**Information provided in order to clarify and introduce some resources**

American Society of International Law (ASIL) Research Guides:

     ASIL’s Electronic Information System for International Criminal Law

     ASIL’s Electronic Information System for International Human Rights Law

     ASIL’s Electronic Information System for International Humanitarian Law

Casework Redress

A database with case law on torture and related crimes.  

MICT/ICTR/ICTY Case Law Database

UNMICT search tool on the ICTR and ICTY Appeals Chambers' case law.

Central Intelligence Agency: The World Factbook

Coalition for the International Criminal Court (CICC)

Papers, publications and other documentation related to the work of the (C)ICC.

Crimes of War

A part of the Danish Prosecution Service, SICO is responsible for investigating and, if possible, prosecuting serious crimes committed abroad by persons now residing in Denmark. 

Duke University School of Law International Criminal Law Research Guide

Dutch National Prosecutor's Office on International Crimes

The Dutch Police's International Crimes Team, in partnership with the National Public Prosecutors' Office, carries out criminal investigations into international crimes committed by or against Dutch nationals or persons in the Netherlands. 

Fredrick K. Cox International Law Center War Crimes Research Portal

Gender Jurisprudence and International Criminal Law Project American University Washington College of Law

Aims to raise awareness of and encourage research and debate about the jurisprudence emerging from sexual and gender-based violence committed during times of conflict, mass violence, or repression and to facilitate the investigation and prosecution of these crimes under international law.

Geneva Academy: Rule of Law in Armed Conflicts

International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)

ICRC Database on Customary International Humanitarian Law

ICRC Database on National Implementation of IHL

International Institute of Humanitarian Law in Sanremo Research and Publications 

Contains a collection of warfare manuals and other documents on international humanitarian law. 

Klamberg's ICL Database and Commentary

Legal Tools Database

LRXX International Criminal Law Research Guide

New York University International Criminal Law Research Guide

OHCHR Jurisprudence

This database provides easy access to jurisprudence emanating from the United Nations Treaty Bodies which receive and consider complaints from individuals.

Oxford Reports on International Law

Preparatory documents on the Geneva Conventions

Public International Law and Policy Group: War Crimes Prosecution Watch

University of Maryland’s Global Terrorism Database

University of Minnesota Human Rights Library

Rechtspraak.nl

A comprehensive database on Dutch case law, including case law on international crimes

Supranational Criminology

The criminology of international crimes and other gross human rights violations.

The World Law Guide

TRIAL: Trial Watch

Trial Watch is an online database which offers the public easy access to numerous procedures concerning international crimes before national or international tribunals.

United States Naval War College Stockton LOAC/IHL Research e-Portal

Universal Jurisdiction Project American University Washington College of Law

Washburn University School of Law Washlaw Database

War Crimes Verdict Map, BIRN 

This includes all final, publicly available war crimes verdicts handed down by national courts in Bosnia & Herzegovina, Croatia, Montenegro, Kosovo and Serbia.

  

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International law blogs

Armed Groups and International Law

Beyond the Hague

EJIL: Talk!

Erga Omnes

iLawyer Blog

International Law Observer

IntLawGrrls

Jurist

Justice in Conflict

Lieber Code

Opinio Juris

PhD Studies in Human Rights

SCOTUS Blog

Spreading the Jam

University of Amsterdam’s SHARES Project (Shared Responsibility in International Law) Blog 

 

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News websites

Al Jazeera

BBC

CNN

New York Times

NRC (in Dutch)

Justice Hub

Redress - Universal Jurisdiction News

Reuters

 

 

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Educational modules

Coursera Introduction to International Criminal Law

ICRC Exploring Humanitarian Law Teaching Module

 

 

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Supplementary information and websites

Council on Foreign Relations Report: Justice Beyond the Hague

The Hague: International City of Peace and Justice