Marina Aksenova


Marina Aksenova is postdoctoral research fellow at iCourts, Centre of Excellence for International Courts, Faculty of Law, University of Copenhagen and a visiting fellow at the Institute of Advanced Studies at the Central European University, Budapest.

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Achieving Justice Through Restorative Means in Colombia: New Developments in Implementing the Peace Deal

On 4 April 2017, the Colombian Congress passed amendments to the Constitution creating the ‘Integral System of Truth, Justice, Reparation and Non-repetition’ (‘El Sistema law). This law is part of the fast-track package used to implement the peace deal signed between the government of President Juan Manuel Santos and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC)…

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The Al Mahdi Judgment and Sentence at the ICC: A Source of Cautious Optimism for International Criminal Justice

On 27 September 2016, Trial Chamber VIII of the International Criminal Court (ICC) rendered its judgment and sentence in Prosecutor vs. Ahmad Al Faqi Al Mahdi. This case deals with the destruction in Timbuktu, Mali of ten sites of historical, religious and cultural significance. Mr. Al Mahdi was charged under Article 8(2)(e)(iv) of the Rome Statute, which…

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