Institutions: Transitional Justice Institute, Incore, Conflict Textile and Colombian Truth Commission UK/Ireland

Panel: Sharing experiences of memory and truth in post-conflict times

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Institutions: Transitional Justice Institute, Incore, Conflict Textile and Colombian Truth Commission UK/Ireland

This panel is a dialogue on truth and memory as victims’ rights with the Colombian Truth Commission and academics on Northern Ireland and Colombia’s experiences.

The panel addresses the topic of memory and truth in post-conflict societies.

Chair

Prof. Siobhan Wills, Director of the Transitional Justice Institute.

Participants

  • Professor Brandon Hamber. “Healing in the Everyday: Psychosocial issues and transitional justice”
  • Roberta Bacic, Conflict Textiles. Memory through the language of textiles, a transnational perspective.
  • Peter Drury, CTC. Process of the Colombian Truth Commission – The importance of Truth and the role of the international community in supporting the Colombian process.
  • Dr Lauren Dempster, QUB. Human Rights from below: the Northern Ireland experience.

Registration is essential so that a link to join can be sent to you 48 hours before the event begins.

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Event info

02:00PM to 03:30PM

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