Implementation resources


Supreme Court, Nigeria

Supreme Court, Nigeria

The ICC has jurisdiction over individuals for genocide, war crimes and crimes against humanity

The Rome Statute established the International Criminal Court (ICC), a permanent court with jurisdiction over individuals, who are alleged to have committed genocide, war crimes and crimes against humanity. The Court will eventually also exercise jurisdiction over the crime of aggression.

Summary resources on implementation

The following pages discuss important topics on ICC and national jurisdiction from the perspective of implementation:

Independence Monument, Kampala, Uganda

Independence Monument, Kampala, Uganda