Human Rights Watch – ICC: Strengthen Court on 20th Anniversary

Human Rights Watch – Member Countries Should Step Up Efforts to Advance Justice ‘Justice means to me knowing what happened to my dad…’ Ayeshah Jammeh, The Gambia Human Rights Watch ‘July 17 is also the Day of International Criminal Justice. The work of the ICC is closely linked with broader justice efforts – in national […]

Podcast Jason Florio – ‘9/11 To African Stories’

I met with Jason Florio in The Gambia in 2018 along with his creative, business and actual life partner, Helen Jones-Florio. It was a serendipitous meeting, well for me at least, as I was in West Africa involved in the recording of a political short documentary. We sat in a restaurant one evening by a beach close to […]

Victims of Sexual Gender-Based Violence – TRRC, The Gambia

 “No, this was done to me, and I wantjustice…these men should be punished” Bintu Nyabally, victim of sexual violence whilst in police custody The Gambia, West Africa, October 14th, 2019 – Bintu Nyabally, gave her testimony to the Truth, Reconciliation, and Reparations Commission (TRRC). Bintu was arrested on 9th May 2016, after leaving the court […]