Transitional Justice and DDR: The Case of Sierra Leone (Case study)

Mohamed Gibril Sesay and Mohamed Suma
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In Sierra Leone, the disarmament, demobilization and reintegration (DDR) process and transitional justice initiatives occurred in temporal proximity. Disarmament and demobilization were largely successful in Sierra Leone. Some research suggests, however, that accountability measures had a negative impact on the reintegration of certain ex-combatants.