Amsterdam Dialogue 2016

10 & 11 October

Amsterdam Dialogue 2016

Agenda day 1, Monday 10 October. West-Indisch Huis, Amsterdam

 

12:30 – 13:30              Registration/Arrival

 

13:30 – 14:00             Welcome by Ram Manikkalingam (Director, Dialogue Advisory Group) & opening remarks

  • Fleur Ravensbergen (Assistant Director, Dialogue Advisory Group)
  • Richard Dicker (Director, International Justice Program, Human Rights Watch)

 

14:00 – 15:30             Plenary session: Q&A with the ICC Prosecutor

 

Q&A with the Office of the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court

  • Fatou Bensouda (Prosecutor, International Criminal Court)
  • Moderator: David Petrasek (Associate Professor, University of Ottawa & Consultant, Dialogue Advisory Group)

 

15:30 – 16:00             Tea & coffee

 

16:00 – 17:30             Parallel break-out sessions

 

Burundi

  • Carine Kaneza Nantulya (Spokesperson, Women and Girls Movement for Peace and Security in Burundi)
  • TBC OHCHR Representative
  • Moderator: Vlad Corbu (Programme Manager, Dialogue Advisory Group)

 

Yemen

  • Kenneth Gluck (Director, Office of the UN Special Envoy for Yemen)
  • Husam Al-Sharjabi (Independent Advisor)
  • Moderator: Michele Sison (US Deputy Representative to the UN)

 

18:00 – 22:00               Reception & Dinner

 

 

Agenda day 2, Tuesday 3 November 2015

 

08:45 – 09:00              Arrival

 

09:00 – 10:30              Parallel break-out sessions

 

Engaging violent extremism in the Middle East

  • Richard Atwood (Director of Multilateral Affairs and Head of New York Office, International Crisis Group)
  • Hesham Youssef (Assistant Secretary-General, Organization of Islamic Cooperation)
  • Ram Manikkalingam (Director, Dialogue Advisory Group)

 

Pursuing justice in Syria

  • Richard Dicker (Director, International Justice Program, Human Rights Watch)
  • Moderator: Priscilla Hayner (independent writer and consultant)

 

11:00 – 12:30               Plenary session: Libya

 

Libya

  • Elham Saudi (Director, Lawyers for Justice in Libya)
  • Mary Fitzgerald (Independent researcher on Libya)
  • Ousama Assed (Director, Libyan Center for Strategic and Future Studies)
  • Moderator: Juan Garrigues (Special Advisor, Dialogue Advisory Group)

 

12:30 – 13:30               Lunch

 

13:30 – 15:00             Parallel break-out sessions

Afghanistan

  • Michael Honigstein (Foreign Service Officer, US Department of State)
  • Bakhtar Aminzay (President, Afghanistan National Peace Jirga)
  • TBC Moderator: Marieke Wierda (Rule of Law Policy Coordinator, Dutch Ministry of Foreign Affairs)

 

Mediation and criminal violence

  • Hugo van den Eertwegh (Security and Crisis Management Advisor, ICRC)
  • Carlos Dada (Journalist and Founder, El Faro)
  • Moderator: Álvaro de Soto (Visiting Professor, Sciences Po)

 

15:00 – 15:30               Break – Tea & coffee

 

15:30 – 16:30              Conclusions

  • Fleur Ravensbergen (Assistant Director, Dialogue Advisory Group)
  • Richard Dicker (Director, International Justice Program, Human Rights Watch)

 

Thanks and closing remarks by Ram Manikkalingam (Director, Dialogue Advisory Group)

 

 

 

Date

24th September 2014