Somalilandsun -From June 15th to 15th, EUCAP Nestor organized the Fourth Regional Conference for Prosecutors dealing with Piracy and other Maritime Crime. The event was held in Djibouti and was co-hosted by the Djiboutian Ministry of Justice.
Prosecutors from Somalia – Mogadishu, Puntland, Galmudug, Somaliland – participated in the event in order to gain “hands on” experience as a ‘Mock’ Piracy Trial was staged as part of the program. Prosecutors from the Seychelles, Djibouti, as well as Mauritius also attended the event.
Among the participants were the Attorney General of Somaliland, the First Deputy Attorney General of Somalia from Mogadishu, Professor Wambua from the University of Nairobi and His Honor Judge Dodin from the Seychelles.
Main topics of the conference were a mock arrest performed at sea, facilitated by EU Naval Force followed by a staged trial on land.
Read full training details from the EUCAP NESTOR PRESS RELEASE Nr 25/2015