Centre for Transitional Justice and Post-conflict Reconstruction
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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


May 8, 2014 - TJ Centre Conference
"Evaluating the Impact of the Canadian Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada"
8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Social Science Centre Room 5220
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May 7 - FREE film screening of "We Were Children"
Wolf Performance Hall, London Central Library
7:00 p.m., All are welcome to attend
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March 19, 2014 - Speakers' Series
Phil Orchard
Lecturer, School of Political Science and International Studies, The University of Queensland, Australia
"Implementation Troubles:  The UN Guiding Principles on Internal Displacement and Norm Diffusion"
12:30 to 1:20, Social Science Centre Room 9420


  • Professor Mandy Grzyb from Western's TJ Centre is in Rwanda to attend 20th anniversary genocide memorial. Faculty member profile
  • Joanna Quinn is in the Solomon Islands January/February 2014 looking at the use of customary practices of justice and acknowledgement following “the Tension”, a period beginning in 1998 that saw militant groups from two of the largest ethnic groups clash, resulting in escalating violence, including widespread rape and pillage.  Read more
  • Professor Valerie Oosterveld, Acting Director of the Centre for Transitional Justice and Post-Conflict Reconstruction and Associate Professor at Western Law, has recently published a book chapter, titled “Evaluating the Special Court for Sierra Leone’s Gender Jurisprudence”, in Charles C. Jalloh (ed.), The Sierra Leone Special Court and its Legacy: The Impact for Africa and International Criminal Law (New York: Cambridge University Press, 2013) 234-259.  Read more

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