November 29, 2023

ICDP Awarded René Cassin Human Rights Award by the Basque Government

The International Commission against the Death Penalty (ICDP or Commission) is happily honoured to announce that the Commission has been awarded the prestigious Premio René Cassin de Derechos Humanos (René Cassin Human Rights Award)
December 26, 2023

An important initiative for high-level delegations from neighbouring Zambia and Malawi to share experiences on abolishing the death penalty

The International Commission against the Death Penalty, the human rights NGO Reprieve and the Ministry of Justice in Zambia cooperated in organizing an important dialogue initiative.
January 25, 2024

Open letter to Alabama Governor Ivey: An appeal to halt first-ever execution by nitrogen asphyxiation in the US

ICDP Commissioners wrote an open letter addressed to the Honorable Kay Ellen Ivey, Governor of the State of Alabama, to express their deep concern regarding the execution of 58-year-old Kenneth Eugene Smith.