Jérôme de Hemptinne


Jérôme de Hemptinne is a lecturer in International Humanitarian Law and International Criminal Law at the Universities of Utrecht and Louvain. He also teaches at Sciences-Po, Lille Catholic University, and the Geneva Academy of International Humanitarian Law and Human Rights Law (Geneva).

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Ecocide: an Ambiguous Crime?

One year ago, a panel of legal experts convened by the Stop Ecocide International Foundation (Expert Panel) proposed that the Statute of the International Criminal Court (ICC) be amended to expand the ICC’s jurisdiction to include ecocide. To effect this change, the Expert Panel drew up the following definition of the crime of ecocide:…

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