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September 3, 2017

Mission to Uganda

The delegates ICDP Commissioner Bossuyt and Lord Purvis from the UK All Party Parliamentary Group visited Uganda on 20-21 April. They met with the Attorney General of Uganda, Hon. William Byaruhanga. They met with Dr Johnson Byabashaija, the Commissioner General of Prisons, and visited the Luzire Prison.
May 23, 2017

Mr Marc Bossuyt and Mr Marzuki Darusman new ICDP Commissioners

The International Commission against the Death Penalty warmly welcomes Baron Marc Bossuyt and Mr. Marzuki Darusman as its new Commissioners. Baron Marc Bossuyt is emeritus professor […]
May 17, 2017
Mission USA May 2017

Mission to USA

A delegation of the ICDP consisting of former UN High Commissioner of Human Rights and ICDP Vice President Navi Pillay, former President of Switzerland and ICDP Vice President Ruth Dreifuss, former Prime Minister of Haiti ICDP Commissioner Michele Duvivier and former Governor of US state of New Mexico and ICDP Commissioner Bill Richardson visited New York between 14 and 16 May 2017.
May 5, 2017

Mission to Belarus

On 3 and 4 May, ICDP Executive Director was invited to Belarus to attend a meeting at the House of Representatives at the initiative of Mr. Naumovich, President of the Working Group on abolition of the Death Penalty, along with a delegate from the Death Penalty Project. The meeting was attended by over 40 Parliamentarians. There were also interviews with media.
March 29, 2017
death penalty

Eight executions planned to be carried out by Arkansas authorities

Eight executions planned to be carried out by Arkansas authorities. The International Commission against the Death Penalty (ICDP or Commission) is deeply concerned about recent news […]
December 10, 2016

ICDP visits Belarus to participate in conference on the “Abolition of the Death Penalty and Public Opinion” in Belarus

ICDP Commissioner Hanne Sophie Greve participated at a conference titled ”Abolition of the Death Penalty and Public Opinion” which was organized by the Council of Europe […]
December 10, 2016

Mission to Belarus

The Secretary General of the International Commission against the Death Penalty, Ms Asunta Vivo Cavaller, participated in an international conference titled “Death Penalty: Transcending the Divide” on 10 March 2016
November 21, 2016

Killing in the name of justice? The death penalty in the 21st century

To mark the World Day against the Death Penalty, ICDP Commissioner Ruth Dreifuss participated in an event organized by the EU Delegation to the UN in […]
November 21, 2016
11th meeting of Commissioners in Madrid and a meeting in Paris

11th meeting of Commissioners in Madrid and a meeting in Paris

ICDP held the 11th meeting of its Commissioners in Madrid on 10 and 11 October 2016. During the meeting, the Commission noted and discussed the main […]