Updates from TJI

Transitional Justice Institute updates.


Declining ethnic relations in post-war Liberia: The transmission of violent memories

More than ten years after the Liberia Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) released its Final Report, there has been no implementation of the recommendations proffered.

19 November 2019

The role of diasporas in peacebuilding and transitional justice. Notes for the Venezuelan diaspora - Cristal Palacios Yumar

One of our PhD Researchers, Cristal Palacios Yumar, will be participating in the Chevening Forum for Transitional Justice, this two-day event will take place 21-22 November 2019.

18 November 2019

Using Participatory Film Practices to Investigate the November 2018 Lasalin Massacre in Haiti

The AHRC award a grant to Prof Wills and Prof McLaughlin (QUB) for this project.

11 November 2019

The Introduction of Universal Credit in Northern Ireland: claimants experience

Dr Mark Simpson is speaking at this NERI seminar on Universal Credit.

8 November 2019

Faculty Senior Distinguished Research Fellowship Award: Prof Brandon Hamber

Faculty Senior Distinguished Research Fellowship Award: Prof Brandon Hamber

7 November 2019

Faculty Distinguished Research Fellow Award: Dr Catherine O’Rourke

Faculty Distinguished Research Fellow Award: Dr Catherine O’Rourke

7 November 2019

Building Sustainable Peace: Ideas, Evidence, and Strategies

PhD research Nisan Alici is presenting her paper "A Victim-centred Approach to Prospects for Transitional Justice in the Kurdish Conflict" in Transitional Justice session

4 November 2019

Free to Think 2019 report

Free to Think is an annual report by Scholars at Risk’s Academic Freedom Monitoring Project.

27 October 2019

Azadeh Chalabi, National Human Rights Action Planning

An 'ambitious, thorough and wide-ranging' examination.

25 October 2019

Two lectureship posts in Law

Law School advertises two lectureship posts.

24 October 2019

Deconstructing Narratives of Violence and Intersectionalism

PhD researcher Ana Martin is presenting at the conference Gender Studies 2019 Conference: On Violence.

23 October 2019

Research Associate Post - Socioeconomic rights and transition Project

Research post with GCRF Research Hub on Gender, Justice and Security.

23 October 2019

Towards Inclusive Gender in Transitional Justice

Check out Philipp Schulz's latest paper.

22 October 2019

Assessing the impact of transitional justice instruments

New article on measuring the impact of transitional justice processes.

21 October 2019

Legal protections for armed forces personnel and Veterans serving in operations outside the United Kingdom

Dr Thomas Hansen and Dr Carla Ferstman have submitted their joint response to the Ministry of Defence’s open consultation concerning ‘Legal protections for armed forces personnel and Veterans serving in operations outside the United Kingdom’.

11 October 2019

Safe water for all

Safewater for all. Prof Rory O'Connell will contribute to this panel, discussing, what is a human right?

8 October 2019

Publication of the feminists@law Special Issue: Engendering Political Settlements: Theoretical and Practical Perspectives on Inclusion

We are pleased to announce the publication of the feminists@law Special Issue ‘Engendering Political Settlements: Theoretical and Practical Perspectives on Inclusion’.

7 October 2019

The Johnson Letter and Cross-community Agreement in Northern Ireland

The UK Constitutional Law Blog has posted 'The Johnson Letter and Cross-community Agreement in Northern Ireland' by Prof Rory O'Connell.

4 October 2019

Remembering During Conflict: Memory As A Form Of Resistance

This interdisciplinary workshop was organized to explore the role of memory as a form of resistance in conflicts and to widen the discussion about how individuals and societies actively engage with resistance through remembering and/or forgetting.

3 October 2019