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Rome Statute   Tunisia deposited its instrument of accession to the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court on 24 June 2011, at UN headquarters in New York.
Agreement on Privileges and Immunities Tunisia acceded to the Agreement on Privileges and Immunities of the ICC on 29 June 2011
Bilateral Immunity Agreement Signed on 5 June 2003
Implementing Legislation
Membership Tunisia is a member of the Francophonie, the African Union, and the Arab League.
Country Updates
NGO Media Statements
Author Date and Title
IBA-HRI
29 Sept 2014
Tunisian judges and prosecutors embark on major International Criminal Law training programme
HRW
25 June 2014
Tunisians Implicated in Iraq War Crimes
Avocats Sans Frontieres
14 Jan 2014
Tunisian transitional justice on the retreat
NPWJ
29 Oct 2013
Tunisia: KADEM and NPWJ release publication "A National Vision on Transitional Justice"
Avocats Sans Frontieres
22 Oct 2013
The Tunisian justice system should guarantee fair trials
NPWJ
23 Sept 2013
Tunisia: the Transitional Justice Academy enhances civil society capacity on documenting human rights violations and crimes
NPWJ
19 June 2013
NPWJ is holding a conference in Tunis for representatives from several MENA countries to discuss transitional justice and ratification of the Rome Statute
NPWJ
07 May 2013
Tunisia: NPWJ welcomes open and transparent discussions on the draft legislation on transitional justice
NPWJ
29 Mar 2013
Tunisia: the Transitional Justice Academy enhances lawyers’ and youth participation to support accountability efforts
NPWJ
18 Mar 2013
Tunisia: the Transitional Justice Academy enhances victims’ capacity on advocacy
NPWJ
01 Mar 2013
Tunisia: the Academy on Transitional Justice fosters the exchange of experiences between Libyans and Tunisians
NPWJ
09 Feb 2013
Tunisia: NPWJ fosters youth participation in Transitional Justice
NPWJ
22 Jan 2013
NPWJ welcomes the submission of the Government’s draft legislation on transitional justice to the National Constituent Assembly
NPWJ
22 Dec 2012
Conclusion of Victims Consultation in Tunisia highlighted need for networks and platforms to enhance victims’ participation
NPWJ
30 Sept 2012
Tunisia: justice and accountability are crucial for a successful transition towards democracy
NPWJ
25 Sept 2012
Celebrating the advancement of Human Rights and Transitional Justice in Tunisia through the Rome ICC Statute
NPWJ
28 Aug 2012
NPWJ welcomes the organisation by the Tunisian Government of an “open day discussion” with civil society on transitional justice
Human Rights Watch
25 June 2012
Tunisia: Extradition of former Libyan prime minister violates human rights
NPWJ
11 May 2012
NPWJ welcomes the release of the Report by the National Fact-Finding Commission on Abuses in Tunisia
International Crisis Group
09 May 2012
Tunisia: Combatting Impunity, Restoring Security
Human Rights Watch
03 May 2012
Tunisia: Reform Legal Framework to Try Crimes of the Past
No Peace Without Justice
27 Apr 2012
Successful conclusion of the consultation with victims on Transitional Justice in Tozeur, Southern Tunisia
NPWJ
13 Mar 2012
Transitional Justice Academy: Training of Constituent Assembly and Ministry’s members successfully concluded
NPWJ
09 Mar 2012
Successful conclusion of the Conference on “Transitional Justice in Tunisia: for a Participatory and Consultative Process”
NPWJ
06 Mar 2012
Transitional Justice Academy: Follow-up workshop successfully concluded to support accountability efforts in Tunisia
No Peace Without Justice
04 Feb 2012
Transitional Justice Academy: first course concludes with new group of 19 Tunisian Trainers
No Peace Without Justice
14 Dec 2011
Tunisia: launch of the Transitional Justice Academy to support building a future based on accountability
HRW
09 Nov 2011
Tunisia: Don’t Extradite Former Prime Minister to Libya
FIDH
24 Oct 2011
Tunisia: Dignity, Liberty and Equality
Arab Center for the Independence of the Judiciary and Legal Profession
28 June 2011
The ACIJLP Welcomes Tunisia’s Accession to the International Criminal Court
Amnesty International
24 June 2011
Tunisia joins International Criminal Court
CICC
24 June 2011
Global NGO Coalition Welcomes Tunisia as the 116th ICC State Party
NPWJ
24 June 2011
No Peace Without Justice welcomes Tunisia as 116th ICC State Party
PGA
24 June 2011
Tunisia Accedes To The Rome Statute Of The International Criminal Court (ICC) – Parliamentarians For Global Action (PGA) Hails Historic Step
PGA
01 Mar 2011
PGA welcomes the intervention of the ICC in Libya and the decision of Tunisia to accede to the Rome Statute
CICC
07 Feb 2011
Tunisia expresses intent to ratify the Rome Statute
FIDH
02 Feb 2011
La Tunisie sur la voie de l’abolition de la peine de mort : Le gouvernement a également annoncé la ratification de conventions internationales majeures