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Harvard war crimes report puts spotlight on transitional justice

Filed in News by on December 4, 2014
Harvard war crimes report puts spotlight on transitional justice

Paul Vrieze, Yangon, International Justice Tribune, No 171, 3 December, 2014 A recent independent report finds three senior military officers could be held responsible for war crimes and crimes against humanity allegedly committed by Myanmar army personnel during an offensive against ethnic armed groups in the east of the country. Last month, the International Human […]

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Civil Society Pushes for Transitional Justice

Filed in News by on November 25, 2014
Civil Society Pushes for Transitional Justice

(Saw Yan Naing / The Irrawaddy) CHIANG MAI, Thailand — Burmese civil society groups on Sunday urged ethnic peace negotiators to implement transitional justice as the country inches closer to a nationwide ceasefire agreement. Forty-two representatives of about 25 CSOs made the recommendation during a meeting with the Nationwide Ceasefire Coordination Team (NCCT) in Chiang […]

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Statement on consultation organized by border-based civil society organisations with the Nationwide Ceasefire Coordination Team (NCCT)

Filed in Other Press releases & Statements by on November 24, 2014
Statement on consultation organized by border-based civil society organisations with the Nationwide Ceasefire Coordination Team (NCCT)

Statement on consultation organized by border-based civil society organisations with the Nationwide Ceasefire Coordination Team (NCCT) November 24, 2014 On November 22-23, 2014, 42 representatives of 25 border-based civil society organisations (CSOs), working on education, health, media, migrant workers’ rights, refugees, the environment, women’s issues and human rights, held a consultation meeting with the NCCT. […]

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Memory for Change

Filed in Activities by on November 10, 2014
Memory for Change

Memory for Change Memorialisation as an Alternative or Complementary TJ Measure: Exchange and Policy Development in Asia Impunity Watch, Swisspeace and Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA) organized the workshop about “Memorialisation as an Alternative or Complementary TJ Measure – Exchange and Policy Development in Asia” took place from Monday 3 November to […]

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