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Transitional justice (WP1219)

We discuss what transitional justice means and how processes are set up. We talk about the victims of what has gone wrong and the role of formal bodies and NGOs and finish by discussing when international engagement is helpful and when is it not.

Contributors are:

Pablo de Greiff, Special Rapporteur on the Promotion of Truth, Justice, Reparation and Guarantees of Non-Recurrence, United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, New York

Yasmin Sooka, Executive Director, Foundation for Human Rights, Johannesburg

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