The IAP held its annual conference and general meeting for the 19th time in Dubai, UAE. This was the first time that a Middle Eastern country hosted this prestigious event. Participant in the conference were welcomed by our hosts in splendid fashion and we were treated with the best that Dubai had to offer, against the magnificent backdrop of this extraordinary city.
The theme of this year’s conference was: “Best Prosecution Practice, Learning from each other. In line with the objectives of the IAP to, inter alia, “promote good relations between individual prosecutors and prosecution agencies; to facilitate the exchange and dissemination among them of information, expertise and experience”, the scene was set for a successful and rewarding experience to be had by all.
To lend grandeur to the opening ceremony, we were graced with the presence of His Highnes Sheikh Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, UAE Vice President, Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai as the conference were opened by His Excellency Counsellor Essam Essa Al Humaidan, Attorney General of Dubai and Gerhard Jarosh, IAP President.