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    Transitional Justice in Latin America. The uneven road from impunity towards accountability.

    This is the first book to comprehensively and systematically trace the trajectory from impunity towards accountability for past human rights violations in the Latin American …

    One step forward and many to the side: combating gender violence in Afghanistan, 2001-2014

    This article by Torunn Wimpelmann (CMI)  offers some reflections on the efforts over the last decade to combat violence against women in Afghanistan through reforms …

    Projects

    Beyond Words: Latin American Truth Commissions’ Recommendations

    Project partners: University of Oslo, University of Arkansas at Little Rock,CELS (Argentina), IDEHPUPC (Peru), FLACSO (Guatemala) Funder: Norwegian Research Council, Latin America Programme. Over the …

    Drivers of Justice: The Dynamics of Accountability Mechanisms in Transitions from Violent Conflict

    Addressing human rights violations of the past through transitional justice (TJ) mechanisms is a persistent demand in many countries emerging from violent conflict, and has …

    Reconceptualising Transitional Justice: The Latin American Experience

    The main aim of this project is to develop a comprehensive analytical framework for comparative analysis to explore how the choice of mechanisms for handling …