Prosecuting Sexual and Gender-Based Crimes Before International/ized Criminal Courts

Supported by a grant from the Open Society Institute


October 14, 2008

Sponsored by the War Crimes Research Office and the Women and International Law Program of
American University Washington College of Law

Susana SáCouto, Director, War Crimes Research Office, Washington College of Law Rhonda Copelon, International Women’s Human Rights Law Clinic, City University of New York Chiseche Salome Mibenge, Researcher, Netherlands Institute for Human Rights Research, Utrecht University School of Law Patricia Viseur Sellers, Former Legal Advisor for Gender and Trial Attorney at the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia (ICTY)

Valerie Oosterveld, University of Western Ontario, Faculty of Law

Justice Teresa Doherty, The Special Court for Sierra Leone