In the latest episode of Justice Matters, Carr Center's Executive Director Sushma Raman interviews Carr Center Fellow Matthew Smith. Smith is co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Fortify Rights. In this episode he discusses the Rohingya crisis, the importance of documentation, and the role of power in constructing narratives around human rights.
On April 12, 2019, the Carr Center for Human Rights Policy hosted a discussion with former Colombian President Juan Manual Santos on the Integrated System for Truth, Justice, Reparation and Non-Repetition, created as a result of the peace accord between the Colombian government and the FARC guerrillas.
We invited leading researchers in each of the four areas of transitional justice to share their perspectives on key aspects of the 'Integrated System' of Transitional Justice. In this conversation, we sought to identify adequate measures for evaluating the...
A Pre-Trial Chamber at the International Criminal Court (ICC) has rejected the Prosecutor’s request, filed nearly 18 months ago, to open an investigation of war crimes and crimes against humanity in Afghanistan, including of allegations that U.S. forces and the CIA committed acts of torture there.
Read (and hear) from faculty about this recent decision.