Essays about: "Transitional Justice"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 54 essays containing the words Transitional Justice.

  1. 1. UN Transitional Administrations: enjoying immunity or impunity? : A legal study on UN Transitional Administrations and their post-colonial impact on victims’ access to justice

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Viktoria Tomsson; [2021]
    Keywords : UN Transitional Administration; UN Peacekeeping forces; UN Peacekeepers; Postcolonialism; War crimes; Immunity; Victim s rights; FN:s fredsbevarande styrkor; FN-soldater; postkolonialism; Brott mot mänskligheten; Immunitet; Brottsoffers rättigheter;

    Abstract : United Nations peacekeeping forces and operations, have long had a history of crimes against civilians by its personnel, not least concerning crimes of sexual exploitation and abuse. While human rights violations are grave despite their origin, there is a specific element of impunity and distrust when the same people who comes to ‘protect’, are the same people who become perpetrators. READ MORE

  2. 2. Traditional justice mechanisms : A comparative study of the traditional justice elements in the transitional justice processes in Timor-Leste and Cambodia

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Louise Marmolin; [2021]
    Keywords : transitional justice; traditional justice; traditional justice mechanisms; Timor-Leste; Cambodia; UNTAET; ECCC;

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  3. 3. Moments of Transition. Transitional Spaces as Agents for Social Change in Favour of Youths.

    University essay from KTH/Stadsbyggnad; KTH/Stadsbyggnad

    Author : Tarek Diebäcker; Meike Sigrid Wernecke; [2021]
    Keywords : Youths; Urban Justice; Social Change; Transitional Spaces; Järva; Stockholm;

    Abstract : This design thesis is situated in Stockholm’s northernmost suburbs of the Järva area. The area was mainly developed during the era of the Million Homes Programme (1965-1974) and is today commonly considered as one of the city’s socially most challenged areas. READ MORE

  4. 4. "Truth, Justice and Peace" : A quantitative analysis of the impact of Truth and Reconciliation Commissions on conflict recurrence

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Elsa Solvin; [2021]
    Keywords : Truth and Reconciliation Commission; Transitional Justice; Conflict Recurrence; Civil War; Quantitative;

    Abstract : Time has passed since truth and reconciliation commissions (TRCs) started to grow in popularity. The general patterns of their effect on the post-conflict societies are still unexplored. READ MORE

  5. 5. LOCALIZING TRANSITIONAL JUSTICE IN POST ARAB SPRING COUNTRIES A study on the effect of using local language and implementing bodies on the public acceptance of transitional justice in the Middle East

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Iman Abu Zueiter; [2020-11-13]
    Keywords : Transitional Justice; Transformative Justice; Post Arab Spring Countries; Middle East; Libya; Yemen; Jordan; Islam; Local Language; Rijal Al-Islah; Legitimacy; the United Nations;

    Abstract : The failure of transitional justice (TJ) processes in most post-Arab Spring countries has called TJ theory into question. Most literature addressing this failure is based, primarily, on arguments of anti-Westernism and the “external” nature of TJ measures. READ MORE