Centre for Transitional Justice and Post-conflict Reconstruction
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  • Transtitional Justice Wordle
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    Terezin Death Camp (Czech Republic): Photo Credit: Shutterstock/Martin D. Vonka

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    A border crossing in Cyprus: Photo Credit: Shutterstock/Kryvan


Thursday, September 24, 2015
Tunisian Women at a Crossroad
Samar El-Masri
12:30-1:30 p.m. in SSC 9420 (Dean’s Boardroom)

Thursday, October 15, 2015
The Limits of Post-War Rehabilitation
Brian Orend, University of Waterloo
12:30-1:30 p.m. in SSC 5220

Thursday, November 12, 2015
Revisiting the Problem of Selectivity in Domestic and International Criminal Law
Asad Kiyani, Western University
12:30-1:30 p.m. in SSC 5220

Thursday, January 28, 2016
The Relationship between the Security Council and the ICC
Carrie Booth-Walling, Albion College
12:30-1:30 p.m. in SSC 5220

Thursday, February 25, 2016
Reimagining the ICC's Impact on Peace and Conflict
Mark Kersten, University of Toronto
12:30-1:30 p.m. in SSC 5220

Tuesday, March 8, 2016
From Coup Reaction to Coup Prevention
Christopher Waters, University of Windsor
12:30-1:30 p.m. in SSC 5220


Congratulations to TJ Director Joanna Quinn

TJ Director Joanna Quinn has been named to the College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists of the Royal Society of Canada. Read more

Congratulations to three TJ Master's students who have recently defended Master's theses:

Jessica Howsam, "The Canadian Truth and Reconciliation Commission: Healing, Reconciliation, Resolution?” (Political Science)

Malith Kur, “New Paradigm for South Sudan: The Christian Contribution to the South African TRC” (Theology)

Daniel Schloss, “Elusive Peace, Security, and Justice in Post-Conflict Guatemala: An Exploration of Transitional Justice and the International Commission Against Impunity in Guatemala” (Political Science)

Western Law Professor assumes government role in Republic of Georgia

TJ Centre Professor Anna Dolidze has been appointed Deputy Minister for Defence of the Republic of Georgia in the former Soviet Union.  Read More.

International Academic Conference

Associate Director Valerie Oosterveld will be participating in an International Academic Conference on Sexual Violence in Armed Conflict, in Hamburg, Germany in early July.

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Cropped from Jogging Hamlet by Jaroslav Havelka

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Anna Dolidze