Camera Justitia Masterclass: Karim Khan

Unfortunately we have to cancel this afternoon's Camera Justitia Masterclass by prosecutor Karim Khan from the ICC, due to a last minute and urgent change in his workschedule. He is very sorry he cannot join us at the festival. If applicable, we will refund your ticket. We hope to see you at another moment at the festival in the coming days.

The Camera Justitia Masterclass 2022 is delivered by Prosecutor Karim Khan of the International Criminal Court. Khan will speak with moderator Marieke de Hoon (University of Amsterdam) about his impressive career, his work before the ICC, and his perspectives on international criminal law, and his future plans. The conversation will be illustrated with clips from the Camera Justitia film selection of 2022. There will be plenty of room for the audience to ask questions. 

Karim Khan was sworn in as Prosecutor of the ICC in June 2021. Before that, he was an Assistant Secretary-General of the United Nations and served as the first Special Adviser and Head of the United Nations Investigative Team to promote accountability for crimes committed by Da'esh/ISIL in Iraq (UNITAD) between 2018 to 2021. Khan has more than 25 years of professional experience as an international criminal law and human rights lawyer.  He has been active in various roles before a wide range of international courts and tribunals, such as the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, International Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia, the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia, the Special Tribunal for Lebanon and the Special Court for Sierra Leone.

Students can visit this masterclass for free, reservation of a ticket is required.

Language: English

Photo credit: © ICC-CPI