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Nzovu trial: FDLR finally face justice

02.03.2017 - (Last modified: 29.03.2017)
The Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR) are infamous for the atrocities they inflict on civilians in...
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Judicial reparations for the Mutarule massacre

23.02.2017 - (Last modified: 18.07.2018)
After many months of silence, the verdict for the crimes committed in Mutarule has finally been made public. The massac...
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An op-ed by Daniele Perissi Could the ordeal of Lemera’s victims finally end? An unrelated case before African Commissi...
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For the second year in a row, 8 Congolese lawyers underwent personalised legal training for a year. From theoretical cl...
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DRC: A breach in impunity?

21.11.2016 - (Last modified: 17.05.2017)
In DRC, victims of heinous crimes can now seek justice before civilian courts. These timid but encouraging steps could h...
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Stella was thirteen years old when she was raped by a judge. She is now defended by a Congolese lawyer trained by TRIAL...
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Echoes from the field

03.10.2016 - (Last modified: 20.06.2017)
An interview with Guy Mushiata, Human Rights expert in the DRC   TRIAL: Once again, the DRC is making the internatio...
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DRC: Developments in the Mutarule trial

07.09.2016 - (Last modified: 21.10.2019)
  The trial for the massacre of Mutarule opened on 12 August 2016 and has been the theatre of tensions, resulting in del...
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Congolese soldier receives 15 years sentence for double rape

04.08.2016 - (Last modified: 23.02.2017)
A military tribunal in Bukavu sentenced private Bolingo Katusi to 15 years imprisonment for the rape of two women in th...
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  Public statement 1 August 2016 - Prominent human rights defender Pascal Kabungulu was brutally murdered in...
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Sexual Violence: Congolese NGOs and TRIAL fight the same battle

06.07.2016 - (Last modified: 29.09.2016)
Congolese NGOs provide assistance to thousands of victims of sexual violence in their quest for justice. TRIAL Internat...
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A pilot project to facilitate access to justice

14.06.2016 - (Last modified: 27.02.2017)
An EU project, carried out in collaboration with the UNDP, will allow TRIAL International to extend its efforts in the f...
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