Sexual violence in conflict – how does the justice system bring people to trial? (WP1199)

Date:
13 March, 2013
Themes:
Conflict prevention, resolution and state building
Tags:
conflict, sexual violence, violence against women, women

We discuss how people are brought to trial and how it is does to end impunity. We ask why some people are sent to international courts and why are some dealt with in local courts and what the relationships are with each court and the prosecutors.

Contributors are:

Serge Brammertz, Prosecutor, International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia, The Hague

Božidarka Dodik, Judge, Supreme Court of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Sarajevo

Pearl Brown Bull, Senior Counsel, Association of Female Lawyers of Liberia, Monrovia

Listen on Mixcloud

Sexual violence in conflict – how does the justice system bring people to trial? (WP1199) by Wilton Park on Mixcloud

All contributors to our podcasts are expressing their own opinions and not those of any organisation to which they may be affiliated.