Voices

The importance of victim-centric research on transitional justice

Philipp Shulz, November 20, 2015

Victim oriented and victim centric processes are essential approach in transitional justice which compels victim’s participation for justice.
The Women’s Advocacy Network and Engendering TJ

Sylvia Opinia, November 20, 2015

The current toolbox for transitional justice focuses only on individual harm and is inadequate to address structural violence but it should consider local approaches and emphasis...
Storytelling for justice

Nancy Apiyo, November 20, 2015

In this article Nancy Apiyo shares about storytelling, a simple but effective method that has for used by JRP to document violations that occurred during the conflict.
“All I want is information…”

Isaac Okwir Odiya, November 20, 2015

How an advocacy training workshop evolved into a campaign for action to address the rights of the disappeared and their families.
Reparations are needed now more than ever

Luke Moffett, November 20, 2015

Reparations are financial and symbolic measures to repair the harm, as far as possible, caused by human rights and humanitarian law violations.
Reconciliation through exchange and learning

Shilpi Shabdita, November 20, 2015

How an initiative designed to cultivate understanding through dialogue and memorialisation is contributing to regional reconciliation in northern Uganda.
The Scars of War

Grace Aluga, November 20, 2015

BY ALUGA GRACE Everyone is born with a right to live in peace with a thinking belief and knowledge of freedom to exercise whatever is necessarily found good.
The journey of the Mukura Memorial Development Initiative

Mukura Memorial development, November 20, 2015

JRP, an organisation that works with war victims, moved to Kumi all the way from Gulu in search of information about what happened in Mukura.
Creating space to work for a better future

Oryem Nyeko, November 20, 2015

AN INTERVIEW WITH ERIN BAINES In 2005, warrants were issued for the arrest of five alleged Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) commanders by the International Criminal Court (ICC) fo...
When will we see justice done?

Vincent Oyet, November 20, 2015

What needs to be done to quicken recovery, healing and reconciliation for war victims.