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Burundi: a “standardised crisis”?

24.01.2017 - (Last modified: 25.01.2017)
The country showed no sign of improvement in 2016, perpetuating a detrimental situation for human rights. By definition,...
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The relevance of universal jurisdiction for torture or genocide has been widely acknowledged in the last few years. Time...
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We celebrate the International Day for Human Rights at the close of a rough year for international justice. In spite of...
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On the 68th anniversary of the Convention against Genocide, Bosnia and Herzegovina is still struggling to come to terms...
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The District Court of Bobigny (France) upheld a guilty verdict against Pascal Simbikangwa for genocide and crimes agains...
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South Africa’s withdrawal from the International Criminal Court (ICC), followed closely by Gambia and Burundi, has made...
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Despite his acquittal, the trial of Colonel Kumar Lama in the United Kingdom goes to proving the relevance of universal...
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Nepal: the shapes of impunity

06.09.2016 - (Last modified: 27.02.2017)
“It is forbidden to kill; therefore all murderers are punished unless they kill in large numbers and to the sound of tru...
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Enforced Disappearances: didn't we say ‘never again’?

29.08.2016 - (Last modified: 03.11.2016)
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40 years of struggle against enforced disappearances have resulted in meaningful progress, but the phenomenon remains on...
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Burundi’s missed opportunity risks closing off dialogue

08.08.2016 - (Last modified: 27.09.2016)
Burundi deserted its examination before the United Nations Committee against Torture (CAT) midway. One can only regret t...
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International justice is necessary but limited

12.07.2016 - (Last modified: 27.02.2017)
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On 17 July, the world will celebrate International Justice Day. But justice on an international level is not the only as...
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Déborah Kitumaini Kasiba is the widow of eminent human rights defender, Pascal Kabungulu, who was assassinated in the De...
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