Prof Gerhard Kemp

Professor

BA LLB LLM (Stell) ILSC (Antwerpen) LLD (Stell)

 

 

 


 

Prof Gerhard P Kemp het sy regsopleiding aan die universiteite van Stellenbosch en Antwerpen (België) ontvang. Prof Kemp dien op die direksie van die Institute for Justice and Reconciliation (IJR) en is lid van die adviesraad van die Crimes Against Humanity Initiative, Whitney R Harris World Law Institute, Washington University (St Louis). Prof Kemp was ‘n Erasmus Mundus besoekende akademikus aan die Institute for Global Studies, Universiteit van Wroclaw, Pole.

Navorsingsgenootskappe

  • Senior navorsingsgenoot, Robert Bosch Stiftung, Duitsland
  • Alexander von Humboldt navorsingsgenoot, Duitsland

Redaksionele betrokkenheid

  • African Yearbook on International Humanitarian Law (assistent-redakteur)
  • South African Yearbook of International Law (adviesraad)
  • Criminal Law Forum (regionale redakteur)
  • Zeitschrift für Internationales Strafrechtsdogmatik (ZIS) (adviesraad)
Prof Gerhard P Kemp studied law at the universities of Stellenbosch and Antwerp (Belgium). Prof Kemp serves on the board of directors of the Institute for Justice and Reconciliation (IJR) and is a member of the advisory council of the Crimes Against Humanity Initiative, Whitney R Harris World Law Institute, Washington University (St Louis). Prof Kemp was an Erasmus Mundus visiting scholar at the Institute for Global Studies, University of Wroclaw, Poland.

Research fellowships

  • Senior research fellow, Robert Bosch Stiftung, Germany
  • Alexander von Humboldt research fellow, Germany

Editorial involvement

  • African Yearbook on International Humanitarian Law (assistant editor)
  • South African Yearbook of International Law (editorial board)
  • Criminal Law Forum (regional editor)
  • Zeitschrift für Internationales Strafrechtsdogmatik (ZIS) (editorial board)

Area van belangstelling

Internasionale strafreg; internasionale humanitêre reg; strafreg; strafprosesreg; post-konflik studies.

Fields of specialisation

International criminal law; international humanitarian law; criminal law; criminal procedure; post-conflict studies.

Modules aangebied

Internasionale Strafreg
Strafprosesreg
Strafreg

Modules taught

International Criminal Law
Criminal Procedure
Criminal Law (Specific offences and transnational criminal law)

Publikasies / Publications

Elektronies / Electronic:

  •  Juta’s Quarterly Review (Criminal Law)

 Monografie / Monograph:

  • G Kemp Individual Criminal Liability for the International Crime of Aggression 2nd edn (2016) Intersentia. Antwerp/Cambridge (ISBN 978-1-78068-350-8) [reviewed in New Journal of European Criminal Law 2016 (4) 494]

Handboeke / Handbooks:

  • G Kemp, S Walker, R Palmer, D Baqwa, C Gevers, B Leslie, A Steynberg Criminal Law in South Africa 2nd edn (2015) Oxford University Press. Cape Town (ISBN 978-019-904666-9) [reviewed in De Rebus, Sept 2016, 21]
  • H Strydom, C Gevers, L Juma, G Kemp, O Ruppel, W Scholtz, F Viljoen & P Vrancken International Law (2016) Oxford University Press. Cape Town (ISBN 978-0-19-9050154)
  • G Kemp, SS Terblanche, MM Watney Criminal Procedure Casebook / Strafprosesregvonnisbundel 2nd edn (2017) Juta. Cape Town (ISBN 978-1-48511-945-6)

Geredigeerde volumes / Edited volumes:

  • HJ van der Merwe & G Kemp (eds) International Criminal Justice in Africa – Issues, Challenges and Prospects (2016) Strathmore University Press / Konrad Adenauer Stiftung. Nairobi (ISBN 978-9966-021-16-8)
  • HJ van der Merwe & G Kemp (eds) International Criminal Justice in Africa (2017) Strathmore University Press / Konrad Adenauer Stiftung. Nairobi (ISBN 978-9966-021-17-5)

Geselekteerde onlangse hoofstukke in boeke / Selected recent chapters in books:

  • Kemp, G “Implementing at national level the amendments to the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court with respect to the crime of aggression: A South African perspective” in Ambos, K & Maunganidze, O (eds) Power and Prosecution – Challenges and opportunities for international criminal justice in Sub-Saharan Africa (2012) Universitätsverlag Göttingen / Konrad Adenauer Stiftung: Göttingen, Berlin [reviewed in: Criminal Law Forum 2013 (4) 569]
  • Kemp, G “South Africa” in Reed, A & Bohlander, M (eds) Participation in Crime – Domestic and Comparative Perspectives (2013) Ashgate: Farnham, United Kingdom
  • Kemp, G “Stay of Proceedings” in A Klip and G Sluiter Annotated Leading Cases of International Criminal Tribunals Vol XL (2013) Intersentia: Cambridge, Antwerp
  • Kemp, G “Climate Change, Global Governance and International Criminal Justice” in Ruppel, Roschmann & Ruppel-Schlichting (eds) Climate Change: International Law and Global Governance (2013) Nomos Verlag: Baden-Baden
  • Kemp, GNullum crimen sine lege: “hoe staan dit nou in ons reg?” in Du Plessis & Lubbe (eds) A Man of Principle – The life and legacy of JC de Wet (2013) Juta: Cape Town
  • Kemp, G “International and transnational criminal procedure” in E du Toit et al Commentary on the Criminal Procedure Act (loose-leaf, biannual update), Juta, Cape Town
  • Kemp, G “Climate change and the (possible) role of international criminal law in Jaap Spier & Ulrich Magnus (eds) Climate Change Remedies – Injunctive relief and Criminal Law Responses (2014) Eleven International Publishing: The Hague & STIAS: Stellenbosch
  • Kemp, G “South Africa” in Reed, A & Bohlander, M (eds) General Defences in Criminal Law – Domestic and Comparative Perspectives (2014) Ashgate: Farnham, United Kingdom
  • Kemp, G “The Implementation of the Rome Statute in Africa” in Werle, G, Fernandez, L & Vormbaum, M (eds) Africa and the International Criminal Court – International Criminal Justice Series Vol I (2014) Asser Press: The Hague & Springer Verlag: Berlin
  • Kemp, G “Taking stock of international criminal justice in Africa – three inventories considered” Konrad Adenauer Stiftung Occasional Papers (2014) Konrad Adenauer Stiftung: Berlin
  • Kemp, G “The crime of unconstitutional change of government” (with S. Kinyunyu) in Werle, G & Vormbaum, M (eds) The African Criminal Court – A commentary on the Malabo Protocol (2017) Asser Press/Springer: The Hague/Berlin (ISBN 978-94-6265-149-4)
  • Kemp, G “South Africa” in Reed, A & Bohlander, M (eds) Consent – Domestic and Comparative Perspectives (2017) Routledge: London & New York (ISBN 978-1-472-46995-3)
  • Kemp, G “The right to legal assistance” in Joubert, JJ (ed) Criminal Procedure Handbook 12th (2017) Juta: Cape Town (ISBN 978-1-48511-874-9)
  • Kemp, G “The accused: his or her presence as a party” in Joubert, JJ (ed) Criminal Procedure Handbook 12th (2017) Juta: Cape Town (ISBN 978-1-48511-874-9)
  • Kemp, G “The exercise of powers and the vindication of individual rights” in Joubert, JJ (ed) Criminal Procedure Handbook 12th (2017) Juta: Cape Town (ISBN 978-1-48511-874-9)

Geselekteerde onlangse artikels / Selected recent articles:

  • Kemp, G “Aggression as “Organized Hypocrisy?” – How the War on Terrorism and Hybrid Threats challenge the Nuremberg Legacy” (2012) 30(1) Windsor Yearbook of Access to Justice 233 – 252 (with SB Bachmann)
  • Kemp, G “The elements of the crime of genocide and the imperative to protect certain groups – normative shapers in criminal law and the humanitarian perspective” (2012) African Yearbook on International Humanitarian Law 64-78 (with Sina Ackermann)
  • Kemp, G “Alternative measures to reduce trial cases, private autonomy and “public interest”: some observations with specific reference to plea bargaining and economic crime” (2014) 2 Stellenbosch Law Review 425-436
  • Kemp, G “Recent cases: International criminal law” (2017) 1 South African Journal of Criminal Justice 110-121

 

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