Updates from TJI
Transitional Justice Institute updates.
On 31 July 2019, the European Center for Constitutional and Human Rights (ECCHR) - a Berlin-based NGO which has continuously engaged the International Criminal Court (ICC) on its Iraq/ UK preliminary examination - made a new submission to the ICC Office of the Prosecutor.
Interview with TJI Director Rory O'Connell about the LLM Human Rights Law & Transitional Justice; LLM Gender, Conflict & Human Rights.
Although traditionally silent on gender, the past decade witnessed the increasing utilization of gender lenses - and in particular diverse feminist theories - to elucidate the gendered workings of post-conflict transitions.
Dr Khanyisela Moyo’s Postcolonial Transitional Justice: Zimbabwe and Beyond, has just been published by Routledge.
Recent interviews with Professor Monica McWilliams.
The School of Applied Social and Policy Sciences (ASPS) is advertising three lectureships in criminology, sociology and social work and a postdoctoral research associate position in public policy and public administration.
TJI Scholarship - LLM Gender, Conflict and Human Rights or the LLM Human Rights Law and Transitional Justice at Ulster University25 May 2019
Thanks to a charitable donation we are able to offer this Scholarship to one student on either the LLM Gender, Conflict and Human Rights or the LLM Human Rights Law and Transitional Justice at Ulster University.
Dr Mark Simpson, Dr Ciara Fitzpatrick and Dr Jed Meers (York) convened the Social Rights, Social Citizenship and the Welfare State Stream for a third successful year and had a record number of submissions. The panel included a guest appearance from Special Rapporteur for Human Rights and Extreme Poverty, Philip Alston, who discussed his recent visit to the UK.
Introducing a new article published by a recent TJI PhD graduate, David McKeever, 'Rumour and decertification in exile politics: evidence from the Egyptian case' (2019) Globalizations, pages 1-15.
Transitional justice processes are now considered to be crucial steps in facilitating the move from conflict or repression to a secure democratic future.
Dr Thomas Hansen has published an article, in the Journal of Strategic Studies, entitled 'In Pursuit of accountability during and after war'.