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Global Judicial Integrity Network

April 9, 2018 - April 11, 2018

IAWJ President Susana Medina de Rizzo and President-Elect Vanessa Ruiz have created a strong relationship with the UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and soon to be launched, Global Judicial Integrity Network in Vienna, Austria. At the launch, IAWJ members will be participating in two sessions.

On day one (April 9th),  IAWJ member Hon. Shiranee Tilakawardena, Acting Chief Justice, Sri Lanka on a panel entitled “The Bangalore Principles after 18 Years” which is being organized by the Judicial Integrity Group. The panel will be at 14:00 – 15:15 local time in Plenary Hall (Room M1)

On day two (April 10th), IAWJ will be leading a panel entitled, “Sextortion – The Need for New Standards of Judicial Integrity and Accountability”.” The panel will have both IAWJ members and staff including: Vanessa Ruiz, Mina Sougrati, Shiranee Tilakawardane, and Nancy Hendry (IAWJ Senior Advisor), President Susana Medina de Rizzo will be moderating the event. The event will take place at 10:45 – 12:00.

UNODC also highlighted our panel in an interactive version of the program including a statement by IAWJ President Susana Medina de Rizzo talking about the importance of tackling sextortion. You can find this interactive format here

To view the full program click here!


April 9, 2018
April 11, 2018


Vienna International Centre
Wagramer Str. 5 1400 Wien
Vienna, Austria
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