Part X The protection of individuals and groups, 30 International criminal justice
James Crawford SC, FBA
- Genocide — Crimes against humanity — War crimes — Complementarity
This chapter discusses the development of international criminal law and institutions, international criminal courts and tribunals, and international criminal justice in national courts. These developments respond to but also reflect repeated failures to prevent serious violations of human rights and international humanitarian law. The work of the International Criminal Court, specialized criminal tribunals and ‘hybrid’ tribunals is outlined.