Report

Property Rights in Kosovo explores cultural, political and social factors dating as far back as the Ottoman period that have contributed to the present state of property rights. It examines the legacy of the armed conflict and NATO intervention of 1999 in the massive population displacement in the region, and suggests ways to improve the effectiveness of efforts by local and international institutions to address property conflicts.

Date published: 
Sun, 02/01/2009 - 11:44

“Through a New Lens: A Child-Sensitive Approach to Transitional Justice” analyzes experiences of four countries—Liberia, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Colombia and Nepal—and identifies some key lessons on children’s participation in transitional justice measures.

Date published: 
Thu, 09/01/2011 - 08:05

Resultados, conclusiones y recomendaciones emanados del programa técnico de apoyo, ofrecido por el ICTJ.

Date published: 
Sun, 05/01/2005 - 10:56

This report describes the Supreme Iraqi Criminal Tribunal. It discusses the court's establishment and organization, jurisdiction, individual criminal responsibility, rules of procedure and evidence, and general principles of criminal law. It examines, in depth, the guidelines and framework of the tribunal.

Date published: 
Tue, 10/18/2005 - 14:42

This report presents a study of ex-combatants' knowledge and opinions of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) and Special Court (SC) in Sierra Leone. Ex-combatants and these accountability institutions are interdependent. Ex-combatants need the TRC and SC to help them reintegrate and reconcile with their communities, and the TRC cannot fulfill its aims without the participation of ex-combatants. This report provides information that can help depict and shape this relationship in a way that best promotes reconciliation, justice, and peace.

Date published: 
Sun, 09/01/2002 - 14:18

This report provides parameters for the creation of a reparations program in Peru. The program must be included in the process of raising a new national awareness in Peru regarding past abuses and building a legal-political framework more responsive to human rights. To ensure sustainability, the reparations planning process should be accompanied by a political strategy to promote and defend the program.

Date published: 
Sun, 09/01/2002 - 14:16

This study examines various aspects of existing reparations following the 1991-1999 conflicts in the former Yugoslavia. It clarifies the different categories of reparation; identifies groups potentially entitled to compensation; assesses the extent and fairness of existing policies; and highlights obstacles to inclusive programs in order to development strategic responses for improvements.

Date published: 
Mon, 07/01/2002 - 14:13

This paper analyzes the serious crimes process the UN established in Timor-Leste to try serious violations of human rights perpetrated in 1999. The main difficulty facing this process is that the vast majority of suspects are in Indonesia, and the Timorese government has not been able to secure their surrender. This issue has called into question the success of the entire operation and whether it was appropriate to pursue a hybrid court in Timor-Leste.

Date published: 
Wed, 03/01/2006 - 14:02

This study identifies the range of agencies in and outside the former Yugoslavia that collect documentation on war crimes and other human rights violations committed in the 1991-1999 wars. Several factors that point to the need for an overview of data-collecting agencies in the region. The report recommends a meeting of regional NGOs on the consolidation of existing documentation will facilitate efforts towards truth, justice, reconciliation, and public awareness about the past events in the former Yugoslavia.

Date published: 
Mon, 04/01/2002 - 10:23

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