ICDP Events

March 14, 2015

ICDP Commissioners participate in the biennial high-level panel discussion on the question of the death penalty at the 28th Session of the UN Human Rights Council, Geneva

On 4 March 2014, ICDP Commissioners Mr Mohammed Bedjaoui and Ms Ruth Dreifuss participated in the first Biennial high-level panel discussion organized by the UN Office […]
March 23, 2015

ICDP President meets with Pope Francis

On 20 March 2015, ICDP President Mr Federico Mayor met Pope Francis in a private audience at the Vatican and discussed issues related to the abolition […]
September 23, 2015
From left to right: ICDP Honorary Commissioner Mr. Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero, the Rector of the University of Castilla- La Mancha Mr. Miguel Ángel Collado and ICDP President Mr. Federico Mayor.

ICDP participates in conference on “Prospects for the international abolition of the death penalty” in Toledo, Spain

On 8 September 2015, ICDP President Mr. Federico Mayor, Honorary Commissioner Mr. Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero, President of ICDP Support Group Ambassador Vilardell and ICDP Secretary […]
November 16, 2015

Regional Conference in the Caribbean, Georgetown, Guyana

The European Union, in cooperation with the British High Commission and the International Commission against the Death Penalty,organized a Caribbean regional conference consisting of keynote speeches […]
December 4, 2015

ICDP Commissioner Hanne Sophie Greve participates in 3rd Oslo International Symposium on Capital Punishment

On 6-8 December, the University of Oslo and the Universities against the Death Penalty Network is organizing the 3rd Oslo International Symposium on Capital Punishment and […]
April 26, 2016
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Official Signature Ceremony of the Founding Act in Madrid

ICDP held, on 25 April 2016 in Madrid, the Official Signature Ceremony of the Founding Act of ICDP as an organization according to Spanish law. Participants […]
July 6, 2016

6th World Congress against the Death Penalty in Oslo

From 21 to 23 of June, ICDP participated in the 6th edition of the World Congress against the Death Penalty that took place in Oslo, Norway. […]
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 […]
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 […]