Land grabbers may end up in The Hague: Global Diligence welcomes the ICC Prosecutor’s new case selection policy

Land grabbers may end up in The Hague: Global Diligence welcomes the ICC Prosecutor’s new case selection policy - Sep 15 2016

Today the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court signalled that she will no longer stand by as kleptocratic dictatorships and businesses commit mass human rights violations in the name of profit. For the first time in history, an international criminal court will prioritise crimes within its jurisdiction that are committed by means of or result […]

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Global Diligence partner testifies before US Congress Foreign Affairs Committee

Global Diligence partner testifies before US Congress Foreign Affairs Committee - Aug 26 2015

On 21 August 2015, Global Diligence partner, Richard J Rogers, testified before the US House Foreign Affairs Committee, Sub-Committee on Asia and Pacific. Rogers was one of six experts who provided evidence at a hearing on ‘Property Rights and Development in South East Asia.’ Five US Congressmen attended the hearing, including Chairman Ed Royce – […]

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Cambodia Law on Associations and Non-Governmental Organisations: a new setback for democracy and international justice as a last resort

Cambodia Law on Associations and Non-Governmental Organisations: a new setback for democracy and international justice as a last resort - Jul 28 2015

On 26 July 2015, the Cambodian Parliament passed the severely detrimental Law on Associations and Non-Governmental Organisations (“LANGO”) to the action of civil society and Human rights defenders in violation of the right to freedom of association. Josie Cohen from Global Witness explains that the LANGO enables the ruling Cambodian People’s Party to expand its […]

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Richard Rogers of Global Diligence LLP files an Article 15 Communication at the International Criminal Court

Richard Rogers of Global Diligence LLP files an Article 15 Communication at the International Criminal Court - Oct 07 2014

FIDH – International Federation for Human Rights Global Diligence LLP Joint press release Cambodia: ICC preliminary examination requested into crimes stemming from mass land grabbing The Hague, 7 October 2014 – A communication filed at the International Criminal Court (ICC) today alleges that widespread and systematic land grabbing conducted by the Cambodian ruling elite for […]

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