In Focus

Executive Director


Under General Francisco Franco’s fascist military dictatorship in Spain, from 1939 until his death in 1975, the Spanish people endured unspeakable atrocities. Many of them remain still in silence, unknown and unacknowledged.

17/04/2019 - 17/04/2019

Join the Center for Global Affairs and the International Center for Transitional Justice to discuss important initiatives related to certain uses of the veto power by permanent members of the Security Council with Ambassador Christian Wenaweser, Clinical Professor Jennifer Trahan, and our own Deputy Director of the International Center for Transitional Justice, Anna Myriam Roccatello. 

Country Director, Kenya


On February 14, Kenyans once again confronted their painful relationship with law enforcement and revisited the deep mistrust born of historical abuses. In an unprecedented ruling, a court found five senior police officers potentially culpable in gruesome murder during the police response to the 2017 post-election protests. On the same day, a senior police officer was convicted of murder and jailed for life.


With the conclusion of the mandate of the Truth and Dignity Commission (TDC), ICTJ looks back on the major events in Tunisia stemming from the Arab Spring that led to the TDC's creation, which involved the participation of a broad spectrum of people representing the country's multifaith, politically divided, and economically stratified society.