Updates from TJI

Transitional Justice Institute updates.


A Conversation about the Constitutional Future of Ireland

Eilish Rooney (Emeritus TJI) is one of the members of a Constitutional Conversations Group that has been working on promoting dialogue around Irish unity.

22 August 2019

Beyond Peace vs. Justice: The Coming of Age of the International Criminal Court

One of our LLM graduates, Aisha Binte Abdur Rob, has just published "Beyond Peace vs. Justice: The Coming of Age of the International Criminal Court" in the Peace and Security Review (Bangladesh).

22 August 2019

Event for International Day against Enforced Disappearance

Event for International Day against Enforced Disappearance

13 August 2019

Sharing Lessons, Racism and Conflict

Sharing Lessons, Racism & Conflict: Professor Hamber welcomed two guests from Detroit on the Magee Campus who were visiting with the Derry Model Project.

9 August 2019

Professor Cath Collins visits Argentina and Uruguay

In late July, Prof Cath Collins was in Argentina and Uruguay as part of her current Open Society Foundation funded project supporting responses to enforced disappearance in Latin America.

8 August 2019

ECCHR communication to OTP UK/Iraq

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

1 August 2019

Screening Violence

Screening Violence AHRC project

31 July 2019

TJI LLM programmes, interview TJI Director Rory O'Connell

Interview with TJI Director Rory O'Connell about the LLM Human Rights Law & Transitional Justice; LLM Gender, Conflict & Human Rights.

23 July 2019

Dr Thomas Hansen: Investigations Workshop

Dr Thomas Hansen attended an ‘Investigations Workshop’ organized by the University of Essex Armed Conflict and Crisis Hub and hosted by Amnesty International at their London offices on 15 July.

22 July 2019

Call for papers: Masculinities and Queer Perspectives in Transitional Justice

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.

22 July 2019

Summer School 2019

Summer School

13 July 2019

Diana Nakaweesa

We are pleased to share Diana's story so far. Diana is a Queen's Young Leader, Chevening Scholar and graduate of our LLM in Gender, Conflict & Human Rights. She is currently interning with the UNHCR in Malaysia.

11 July 2019

Graduate news: Amaia Alvarez

We are pleased to report that Amaia Alvarez has been appointed to a position as a lecturer (profesor ayudante doctor) at the Public University of Navarre in the Department of Legal History.

8 July 2019

Ulster University PhD student fights for social justice

Ulster University PhD student fights for social justice

3 July 2019

Postcolonial Transitional Justice: Zimbabwe and Beyond

Dr Khanyisela Moyo’s Postcolonial Transitional Justice: Zimbabwe and Beyond, has just been published by Routledge.

1 July 2019

Reconciliation and the UN

Professor Brandon Hamber discusses reconciliation at the United Nations.

28 June 2019

Recent interviews with Professor Monica McWilliams

Recent interviews with Professor Monica McWilliams.

24 June 2019