Updates from TJI

Transitional Justice Institute updates.

Dr Catherine O'Rourke's new book is now published

Women’s Rights in Armed Conflict Under International Law

5 November 2020

WPS@20: Reflecting on Twenty Years of Women, Peace and Security at the UN Security Council

A series of events to mark the twentieth anniversary of landmark UN Security Council Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security.

30 October 2020

Northern Bridge PhD studentship competition

Northern Bridge PhD studentships

30 October 2020

NINE DTP PhD studentships

Annual NINE DTP studentship competition

30 October 2020

Participatory Film-making with Marginalised Communities Right Now I Want to Scream and It Stays With You

Right Now I Want to Scream: Police and Army Killings in Rio - The Brazil-Haiti Connection (2020, 62 minutes) and It Stays With You: Use of Force by UN Peacekeepers in Haiti (2018, 52 minutes) were produced in collaboration with residents of

26 October 2020

PhD Viva Success

Congratulations to Tim Cunningham!

22 October 2020

Jessica Doyle, our former colleague at TJI, writes here about the gendered impacts of COVID-19

Jessica works as Senior Parliamentary Researcher at Oireachtas in Dublin.

14 October 2020

Covid-19, Mental Health and Peace

Professor Brandon Hamber has recently been working with the Netherlands government on a process to integrate Mental Health and Psychosocial Support (MHPSS), into the UN Peacebuilding architecture.

5 October 2020

Memory production, vandalism, violence

Our PhD researcher, Selbi Durdiyeva has just published ‘Memory production, vandalism, violence: Civil society and lessons from a short life of a monument to Stalin’ in the journal Constellations.

21 September 2020

The Act of Knowledge Production

Prize-winning presentation by Danielle Gallagher

21 September 2020


Blog of the European Journal of International Law

18 September 2020

Welcome to our new PhD Researchers

We would like to introduce you to our new PhD Researchers

16 September 2020

International Day of the Disappeared

This specially commissioned mural artwork by Chilean artist Heri Tapia was commissioned for the occasion by a TJI-run project on enforced disappearance headed by Professor Cath Collins.

7 September 2020

Advancing a Bill of Rights for Northern Ireland

In times of crisis, the protection of human rights is fundamental.

26 August 2020

Forced disappearances in the context of the El Salvador armed conflict

Prof Cath Collins is speaking alongside UN Special Rapporteur Fabián Salvioli at this online event (in Spanish).

21 August 2020

Graduate news

Dr Omar El Masri was recently appointed to the permanent post of Lecturer in Criminology in the School of Natural & Social Sciences, at the University of Gloucestershire.

3 August 2020

Summer Seminar Series

A collaboration between the Ulster University and Queens University Belfast PhD Researchers

30 July 2020

Graduate news

Dr Elise Ketelaars' new job

30 July 2020

A migrant researching migrants

Cristal Palacios-Yumar, psychologist, activist, researcher.

26 July 2020

Ambushed by Memory

Article by Prof Rolston in the International Journal of Transitional Justice

26 July 2020