Judge Chile Eboe-Osuji, “Re-Imagining War in International Law”

Mar. 6, 2024
6:00PM - 7:30PM
SLB Room 127
Open to the Yale Community

In the lecture, Judge Eboe-Osuji will explore new ways in which international law can be reformed and be brought to bear against the scourge of war.

Judge Chile Eboe-Osuji was the 4th President of the International Criminal Court. He is the Distinguished International Jurist at the Lincoln Alexander School of Law at the Toronto Metropolitan University and a Special Advisor to the President of the University.

From 2012 to 2021, he served as a judge at the ICC, first as a trial judge and eventually as an appellate judge. Prior to joining the ICC, Dr. Eboe-Osuji served as the Legal Advisor to the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights in Geneva. Earlier in his career he worked at the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda and at the Special Court for Sierra Leone, as a senior prosecution counsel. Before joining the international public service, he practiced law as a barrister in Canada (his adoptive country) and Nigeria (his birth country).

RSVP required. 

Sponsoring Organization(s)

Schell Center for International Human Rights