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High-Level Meeting

ESTABLISHING DOMESTIC UNITS


FOR INTERNATIONAL AND
TRANSNATIONAL CRIMES
HIGH-LEVEL MEETING OF DIRECTORATES OF CRIMINAL INVESTIGATIONS
AND PUBLIC PROSECUTIONS AND HEADS OF INTERNATIONAL CRIME UNITS

18 - 19 MARCH 2016
CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA
With the financial support of:

AFRI CA G ROUP F OR J UST ICE AND AC COUNTAB IL ITY

FRIDAY, 18 MARCH 2016


9:00 9:30

Opening remarks
Bettina Ambach Director, Wayamo Foundation, Berlin
Richard Goldstone Former Chief Prosecutor of the United Nations International Criminal Tribunal for
Rwanda and the former Yugoslavia, on behalf of the Africa Group for Justice and Accountability

9:30 11:00

The prosecution of international crimes in South Africa


Max Du Plessis Advocate of the High Court of South Africa
Torie Pretorius Head of the Priority Crimes Litigation Unit, Acting Special Director of Public
Prosecutions, Pretoria

11:00 11:15
Coffee break

11:15 12:45

The International Criminal Court and Africa: Strengthening the working relationships
between prosecution authorities at the international and national level
Shamila Batohi Head of the Legal Advisory Section, Office of the Prosecutor, International Criminal Court

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PROG RA MME
International core crimes and modes of liability
Philipp Ambach Special Assistant of the President, International Criminal Court

12:45 14:00
Lunch

14:00 15:00

Improving exchange of information and evidence across jurisdictions


Pierre St. Hilaire Director, Counter-Terrorism, INTERPOL

15:00 15:15
Coffee break

15:15 17:00

Lessons learnt and challenges from international and organised crime units of Uganda and Kenya
Charles Kaamuli Head of Prosecution at the International Crimes Division, Uganda
Ndegwa Muhoro Director for Criminal Investigations, Kenya; INTERPOL Executive Committee Member
Keriako Tobiko Director for Public Prosecutions, Kenya
The Office of Public Prosecutions in Ramallah
Yasser Hammad Chief Prosecutor, Public Prosecutions, Palestinian Authority

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AFRI CA G ROUP F OR J UST ICE AND AC COUNTAB IL ITY

SATURDAY, 19 MARCH 2016


9:00 11:00

The Hissne Habr trial before the Extraordinary African Chambers in Senegal
Mback Fall Chief Prosecutor, Extraordinary African Chambers within the Senegalese courts, Senegal
A Transnational Crimes Unit for Tanzania: Recent developments
Biswalo E.K. Mganga Director of Public Prosecutions, Attorney Generals Chambers, Tanzania
The Special Criminal Court in the Central African Republic
Simo Vtinen Former Chief of the Victim and Witness Protection Unit at the ICC and STL; Member of
UN Team of Experts to conduct an assessment of the Special Criminal Court in the Central African Republic

11:00 11:15
Coffee break

11:15 12:45

Criminal justice reform in Nigeria


Akingbolahan Adeniran Rule of Law Advisor, Office of the Vice-President of the Federal Republic of
Nigeria
Sylvester Imhanobe Special Adviser to the Attorney-General of the Federation, Acting Secretary to the
National Prosecution Committee, Federal Ministry of Justice, Nigeria
Sunday Ubua Second-in-command, Intelligence Response Team, Office of the Inspector-General of
Police Force Headquarters, Nigeria

12:45 14:00
Lunch

14:00 16:30

Needs assessment and formulation of priority list of future trainings

16:30

Closing remarks

CONTACT

BETTINA AMBACH
Director, Wayamo Foundation
Prinzregentenstr.82, 10717 Berlin, Germany
Tel. +49 30 81032821
bettina@bettinaambach.de
www.wayamo.com