ICDP MEETINGS


During its meetings, the ICDP takes the decisions on future activities. ICDP holds at least two meetings per year.


October 7, 2010

Founding Meeting of the International Commission against the Death Penalty

On 7 October 2010, the International Commission against the Death Penalty (ICDP) was established in Madrid. In the founding declaration of the ICDP, the Commissioners – […]
July 29, 2022

Myanmar carries out four executions: the first in 34 years

The International Commission against the Death Penalty (ICDP or Commission) strongly condemns the executions of four people by authorities in Myanmar on 25 July 2022
July 12, 2022

Webinar on Human Rights and Good Practices in Spain and Kyrgyzstan

On 22 July 2022, ICDP participated in a webinar on human rights and the promotion of good practices in Spain and Kyrgyzstan, organized by Casa Asia and the OSCE Academy in Bishkek. Executive Director Asunta Vivó discussed the events leading up to abolition in both countries
July 4, 2022

17th Meeting of ICDP Commissioners and General Assembly

The International Commission against the Death Penalty (ICDP) held its 17th Meeting of Commissioners on 4 July 2022 in a hybrid format. This was the first in person Meeting of Commissioners for those Commissioners who were able to physically participate
July 4, 2022

Roundtable on Constitutional Reforms: Ensuring Human Dignity and Human Rights

The Permanent Missions of Uzbekistan in Geneva organized a roundtable on Constitutional Reforms: Ensuring Human Dignity and Human Rights on 4 July 2022 on the margins of the 50th session of the Human Rights Council. ICDP Vice President Ruth Dreifuss participated in the roundtable discussion
October 4, 2012

6th Meeting of the International Commission against the Death Penalty, 8-9 October 2012 Madrid

The International Commission against the Death Penalty gathered in Madrid on 8th October 2012 for its 6th meeting. The meeting was the occasion for a productive […]
March 24, 2012

5th Meeting of the ICDP

The International Commission against the Death Penalty (ICDP) met in Geneva on 22 and 23 March 2012 in order to discuss strategies on abolition of the […]
December 5, 2013

8th ICDP meeting in Brussels: Commissioners meet EU and Belgium government

The International Commission against the Death Penalty held the 8th meeting of its Commissioners in Brussels on 2 and 3 of December 2013. During the two-day […]
April 16, 2013

7th Meeting of the International Commission against the Death Penalty (ICDP) 15-16 April 2013

The International Commission against the Death Penalty (ICDP) held its 7th meeting in Oslo on 15 and 16 of April 2013. During the meeting, ICDP released […]
November 24, 2014

9th meeting of the International Commission against the Death Penalty (ICDP), 24-25 November 2014

The International Commission against the Death Penalty (ICDP or Commission) held the 9th meeting of its Commissioners in Geneva on 24 and 25 November 2014. The […]
December 20, 2015

10th meeting of the Commission in Madrid

ICDP President Mr. Federico Mayor opened the meeting and welcomed three new Commissioners: Ms Navi Pillay, Ms Sylvie Kayitesi and Mr. Horacio Verbitsky. The Commissioners also […]
November 21, 2016

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 […]
October 9, 2017

12th meeting of Commissioners in Madrid

The International Commission against the Death Penalty (ICDP or Commission) held the 12th meeting of its Commissioners in Madrid on 2 and 3 October 2017. ICDP […]
June 7, 2018

13th meeting of the Commissioners in Madrid

The International Commission against the Death Penalty (ICDP or Commission) held the 13th meeting of its Commissioners in Madrid between 27 and 29 May 2018. On […]
July 1, 2019

14th Meeting of the Commissioners and Side-event celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Second Optional Protocol to the ICCPR

ICDP held the 14th meeting of its Commissioners in Geneva between 1 and 2 July 2019. On 1 July, the Meeting of the Commissioners was held […]
October 19, 2020

15th Meeting of the Commissioners and celebration of the 10th Anniversary of ICDP

On 7 October, ICDP hold its XV Annual Meeting of Commissioners under the leadership of President Judge Navi Pillay. The Spanish State Secretary for Foreign Affairs and ...
July 1, 2021

ICDP held the 16th Meeting of its Commissioners on 1 July 2021

On 1 July 2021, ICDP held the 16th Meeting of its Commissioners. The Meeting was held online due to restrictions imposed by the COVID-19 pandemic
July 4, 2022

17th Meeting of ICDP Commissioners and General Assembly

The International Commission against the Death Penalty (ICDP) held its 17th Meeting of Commissioners on 4 July 2022 in a hybrid format. This was the first in person Meeting of Commissioners for those Commissioners who were able to physically participate