News & Views

July 25, 2018

Joint Statement About Torture in Syria

Including Pro-justice, 54 human right and transitional justice groups send a letter to the UN Secretary General and the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights about torture in Syria

July 25, 2018

UT OF THE INFERNO? Rebuilding Security in Iraq, Libya, Syria, and Yemen

In the first chapter, Bassma Kodmani defines the challenges of rebuilding security when states have collapsed and societies need to engage in a re-foundation of the social contract that ties the different components of the nation together

July 25, 2018

Save The Woman: solidarity campaign with Syrian female detainees

The campaign, according to Sonmez, begins from Istanbul travelling through Izmit, Sakarya, Konya, Ankara, Adana to reach the Turkish-Syrian border on the morning of International Women 's Day on March 8.

July 24, 2018

Time for Transitional Justice and National Reconciliation in Syria

One of the most significant challenges will be to file lawsuits against individuals in an unbiased manner.

July 24, 2018

Families of the detainees are angry with Hay’at Tahrir Al-Sham

Agreement infuriated the families of the detainees

July 24, 2018

Syrian Actress and Anti-Assad Activist Mai Skaf Dies

Mai Skaf was a popular Syrian actress and an outspoken critic of the Assad regime

July 23, 2018

Writing Atrocities: Syrian Civil Society and Transitional Justice

the documentation of violations should be considered as a stand-alone mechanism of transitional justice

July 22, 2018

Transitional Justice in Syria: who, how, and why

History has taught us that post-war tribunals are merely a charade in which winners punish losers for the damage war brought about.

July 21, 2018

Why Document?

We document today for a future day of justice