Effective Remedies to Human Rights Violations

4/25/2011

ICTJ

Much of ICTJ’s work—and in fact much of the field of transitional justice—can be understood as the pursuit of effective remedies for victims of severe human rights violations. A remedy involves two elements: a victim’s access to the appropriate authorities to have his claim fairly heard and decided; and the redress or relief that he can receive.

Date published: 
1/1/2009