EACSOF Secretariat to Celebrate International Women’s Day, 2018.

EACSOF Secretariat to Celebrate International Women’s Day 2018. …..theme: “Press for Progress; Planet 50-50 by 2030 East African Civil Society Organizations Forum (EACSOF), Arusha, 7th March, 2018: The East African Civil Society Organizations Forum (EACSOF) together with The East African Community (EAC) will join the rest of the world in marking the 2018 International Women’s Day on 8th March, 2018. The event will take place at the EAC Headquarters in Arusha, Tanzania. The International Women’s Day is held annually on March 8 to celebrate women’s achievements throughout history and across nations. It…

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Africa Cannot Afford to Abandon the ICC in this Age of Atrocities

(Adama Dieng, The East African Newspaper) The Rome Statute that establishes the Court is a global achievement, and its practices are evolving. However, the Court must be prepared and willing to listen to the concerns of those it intends to serve. July 2017 marks 15 years since the Rome Statute that established the International Criminal Court came into force. Many years of painstaking and protracted regional and international diplomacy preceded its adoption in order to secure consensus on the importance of creating a permanent court that could try the most…

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