Click on Justice from the
left-hand side index for useful
information on Transitional Justice amongst other relevant
topics. Access to some very good full text documents and
summary access to others. Very useful links to Truth Commissions
around the world
International Centre for Transitional
York based site which provides comparative information, legal
and policy analysis, documentation, and strategic research
to justice and truth-seeking institutions, nongovernmental
organizations, governments and others. Access to many full
text publications and reports.
Transitional Justice Institute - University of Ulster
Website of the Institute
based at the University of Ulster. The site contains News
and Profiles of the various members and information on publications
of the Institute staff (with links to full text material where
available) and a good links page.
INCORE - International
Joint project of the University
of Ulster and the United Nations University. Covering amongst
other related topics, Governance and Transition. Access to
full text of briefing documents, occasional and working papers,
both in-house and many of those published in other journals
or academic publications
for Democracy and Electoral Assistance - IDEA
Click on 'Publications' for
full-text country-specific reports on a range of countries
undergoing transition, including an analysis of democracy
in individual countries and the full text version of
after Violent Conflict - A Handbook'.
The site also includes links to Democracy Building and conflict
(CR) serves as an international resource for local organizations
pursuing peace-building and conflict resolution initiatives.
Full text access to 'occasional reports' , annual reports,
access to the 'Accord' series of documents ranging from Angola
to Northern Ireland to Tajikistan and project information
on a range of countries.
Institute for Justice and Reconciliation
South African site, concentrating
mostly on the issue of transitional justice and reconciliation
in South Africa, but does look at other African countries
and seeks in use the South African experience to guide other
post conflict societies. Site contains full text articles,
monographs and research papers, and a search bibliographic
database on the subject of transitional justice.
A Canadian organization
looking at the issues of Conflict Resolution including
conflict transformation. It provides access to case studies
and a significant bibliography of resources on a range of
related subjects. Topics include, alternative dispute
resolution, restorative justice, and reconciliation and
transitional justice. It also contains individual
bibliographies for a number of specific countries, e.g.
Cambodia, Iraq and Afghanistan.
United States Institute
Tools for access to the Peace Agreements Digital Collection
and Truth Commissions Digital Collection. Much of this is
full text and covers countries across the globe, including
the Congo, Ivory Coast, Kosovo, Bolivia, Guatemala, East Timor
etc. A few of the full text agreements are in the original
language but most are in English.
Although dealing more generally
with the issue of conflict around the world, this site does
contain a useful Maps database, and CrisisWatch and Conflict
Histories databases. Search by keyword for information
on Transitional Justice and Conflict Resolution.
Center for the Study
of Violence and Reconciliation
The Centre for the
Study of Violence and Reconciliation (CSVR) is a multi-disciplinary
South African non-governmental organisation. Since its inception
in 1989, the CSVR has been dedicated to making a meaningful
contribution to peaceful and fundamental transformation in
South Africa, and in the Southern African region. Contains
excellent links to transitional justice and reconciliation
in Africa and beyond.
International Law and Policy Group
Public International Law & Policy Group (PILPG)
free legal assistance to developing states and sub-state entities
involved in conflicts.
The site contains considerable
information on all aspects of post conflict societies, peace
building and international justice institutions.
Transitional Justice Forum
and multi-disciplinary discussion on the challenges of justice
during transitions to a better world" Full-text articles,
discussions and excellent links
Internet Bibliography on Transitional Justice
Bibliography 2000 specialising
on Germany and South Africa. Includes Information on Truth
Commissions in a variety of countries and a useful links section.
Transitional Justice in Afghanistan
The Anthony Hyman
Memorial Lecture, SOAS 2003
Neighbour to the Assassin: Transitional Justice in Guatemala
Miriam Schulman, Markkula Center for Ethics