In accordance with Article 34 of the Tribunal's Statute, the President of the ICTY submits an annual report to the UN Security Council and General Assembly. The reports, usually submitted in November, cover the twelve-month period of 1 August - 31 July and include an overview of activities involving all sections of the Tribunal.
Note: These documents are also available in Russian, Spanish, Arabic and Chinese on theUN Website.
The ICTY President and Prosecutor submit to the UN Security Council assessments on the progress made towards implementation of the completion strategy of the Tribunal. These assessments, requested by Security Council resolution 1534 (2004), are submitted every six months and set out the measures that have been taken and that remain to be taken to meet the completion strategy referred to in resolution 1503, including the transfer of cases involving intermediate and lower-rank accused to competent national jurisdictions. > Read more on Completion Strategy
Manual on International Criminal Defence The ADC-ICTY Manual was produced as part of the War Crimes Justice Project, an initiative aimed at facilitating the transfer of knowledge and materials to legal professionals in the former Yugoslavia. The manual provides an overview of some of the most effective and innovative practices developed by defence counsel representing accused before the ICTY.
It is intended as a reference tool for defence counsel defending war crimes cases in the region. It deals with several problematic issues, such as how to use and challenge ICTY-generated evidence and how to conduct an effective plea bargaining.View the English version
The report highlights activities and achievements of the Tribunal's Outreach Programme during one of the most dynamic years since its inception. It spans the full range of the Outreach Programme's activities - from youth and media outreach to work with grass-root communities, judicial capacity building and production of information materials.