- 31 January 2012
Adoption of the Decision by the African Union to establish the AIIL
- 12 March 2013
Signing of the Seat Agreement with the Government of Tanzania
- January 2014
AIIL took possession of offices allocated by the Tanzanian Government at the Arusha International Conference Centre, and the three staff assumed duties.
- 18 November 2013
AIIL participated in the Seminar on Judicial Dialogue with National Judiciaries organised by the African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights.
- 27 - 29 November 2013
AIIL participated in the Launching of the African Law Library by the African Innovation Foundation.
- 6 - 7 December 2013
AIIL participated in the Validation Workshop of the draft Concept Note on the broad areas of the international criminal justice system, peace, justice and reconciliation as well as the impact/actions of the ICC in Africa and the ways of strengthening African mechanisms to deal with African challenges, held in Arusha.
- 8 - 10 December 2013
AIIL participated in the Stakeholders Conference on Climate Change, Law, Development and Diplomacy held in Nairobi, Kenya, organised by Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, Directorate of Rule of Law in Sub Saharan Africa.
- 27 - 29 January 2014
AIIL participated in the Conference on Institution Building and Migration in the Horn of Africa, held in Djibouti, on the invitation of Konrad Adenauer Stiftung co-organizers with Greater Horn Horizon Forum (GHHF) and Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD).
- 5 - 7 March 2014
AIIL participated in the Judicial Exchange Programme for Judges of the African Court on Human and Peoples’ Rights, jointly organized by GIZ and Commonwealth Judicial Training Institute.
- 26 March 2014
Signing of an MoU for cooperation with the African Union Commission in Addis Abeba.
- 27 May 2014
AIIL participated in the 60th Anniversary celebrations of the Five Principles of Peaceful Coexistence, held in Beijing.