Press Room

The Court's Information Department is available to assist media wishing to cover the Court's activities.

Press releases

The Department issues press releases on all developments in the cases before the Court, and on other events such as official visits.

Press releases are posted on this website and can be received by email (by subscribing to the mailing list). They can also be found on the CIJ-ICJ App (for mobile devices) and the Court's social media platforms.

Media services

The Information Department is available to brief journalists seeking information about Court proceedings. It answers questions from the press by phone or e-mail and provides journalists with information packs on the Court, as well as photos and video footage.

All requests for interviews with the President, Members of the Court or the Registrar must be submitted to the Information Department.

Media representatives wishing to cover scheduled hearings must comply with the accreditation procedure outlined on this website. A press room and various other facilities are provided for accredited media representatives.