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Chantal Meloni

Chantal Meloni

International Crimes and Accountability

Chantal Meloni is an Italian criminal lawyer and professor at the Università degli Studi di Milano Statale, Italy, where she teaches international criminal law. In 2006, she completed her PhD with a thesis on command responsibility in international criminal law. She then worked at the International Criminal Court in The Hague as a legal assistant in chambers. From 2011 to 2014, she was an Alexander von Humboldt fellow at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin. Since 2010, she collaborates with the Palestinian Centre for Human Rights and spent several months in Gaza, Palestine. Meloni joined ECCHR in September 2015 as a legal advisor for the International Crimes and Accountability program.

Blog post

Complementarity Is No Excuse: Why the ICC Investigation in Libya Must Include Crimes Against Migrants and Refugees

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Blog post

Kunduz Airstrike Before European Court of Human Rights: Future of Jurisdiction and Duty to Investigate

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Academic article

Individual Criminal Responsibility

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Book chapter

Quality Control in the Preliminary Examination of Civil Society Submissions

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Academic article

Sulla (il)legittimità degli omicidi mirati mediante i droni e i possibili ricorsi alle corti

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