Sexual violence in conflict – prosecution of offenders (WP1199)
- 12 March, 2013
- Conflict prevention, resolution and state building
- conflict, sexual violence, violence against women, women
We talk about how offenders are pursued and what the practicalities are of prosecution. We also discuss what the special features are that might apply to addressing prosecuting the perpetrators of sexual violence in conflict.
Wivine Mumba Matipa, Minister of Justice and Human Rights, Ministry of Justice, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Felicia Coleman, Chief Prosecutor, Sexual and Gender Based Violence Crimes Unit, Ministry of Justice, Monrovia
Brigid Inder, Executive Director, Women’s Initiatives for Gender Justice, The Hague