The Stop Rape in Conflict Campaign supports Fatou Bensouda, new Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court

On Friday 15 June, The Stop Rape in Conflict Campaign issued a press release supporting Fatou Bensouda in her new role as the Chief Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court.

To Support Fatou and ensure she has a strong mandate to support justice for survivors of rape & gender violence, the campaign encourages all members to write to their Head of State to ask that:

  • their country ratify the Rome Statute and join the ICC, or
  • their country contribute to the UN Trust Fund for Victims earmarked pool for victims of sexual and/or gender-based violence

Download the press release (1.09 MB).

The campaign emphasises the use of social media like Facebook and Twitter with the #IPLEDGE and #SupportFatou hashtags and the shortcut URL http://bit.ly/supportfatou.

Download an action kit (1.08 MB) with:

  • action details you can use for your website
  • sample Twitter and Facebook posts
  • sample email you can personalize and send to your networks