Traditional justice and reconciliation after violent conflict

learning from African experiences

Publisher: International Idea in Stockholm

Written in English
Published: Pages: 203 Downloads: 771
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Subjects:

  • Restorative justice -- Africa, Sub-Saharan,
  • Customary law courts -- Africa, Sub-Saharan

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementeditors, Luc Huyse, Mark Salter ; contributors, Luc Huyse ... [et al.].
ContributionsHuyse, Lucien, 1937-, Salter, Mark, 1961-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsKQC977 .T73 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 203 p. ;
Number of Pages203
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23168658M
ISBN 109185724289
ISBN 109789185724284
LC Control Number2008380884

evolution of intense violence, dealing with the aftermath of great vio-lence between groups, and preventing new violence have both overlapping and differing requirements. In this article, we will describe an approach designed to help with healing, reconciliation, and the prevention of new violence after . Second, the article argues for further development of sociological comparative perspectives on how societies deal with violent and divisive past, which enhances academic knowledge and may impact policy as regards reconciliation processes, both in terms of understanding the past as well as dealing with the present and future of post-conflict. traditional justice and reconciliation after violent conflict learning from african experiences Posted By Dr. Seuss Library TEXT ID a4 Online PDF Ebook Epub Library epub library traditional justice and reconciliation after violent conflict learning from african experiences a comparative study joe alie beatrice dias lambranca luc huyse. Book. What is a Truth Commission and Why Does it Matter? Traditional Justice and Reconciliation After Violent Conflict: Learning from African Experiences. Research Report. UN Secretary-General’s Report on the Rule of Law and Transitional Justice in Conflict and Post-Conflict Societies. Research Report.

The victims after much abuse, torture and killing were simple asked to forgive and forget as a way of building a stronger national reconciliation and peace Barely two weeks after the peace agreement was signed, the Mozambican General Assembly Promulgated Law 15/95 which sort to give amnesty to all individuals that committed crimes during the. Igreja V., Dias-Lambranca B. () Restorative justice and the role of Magamba spirits in post-civil war Gorongosa, central Mozambique. In: Huyse L, Salter M (eds) Traditional Justice and Reconciliation after Violent Conflict: Learning from African Experiences. Stockholm: IDEA, Google Scholar.   To promote reconciliation after conflict, there must be a combination of top down methods, like criminal prosecutions and truth commissions, and local initiatives. post-conflict societies have adopted a variety of measure ranging from the traditional transitional justice toolkit – criminal trials and truth commissions – to more local.

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Traditional mechanisms in post-conflict settings. This report aims to address this gap by examining the role played by traditional justice mechanisms in dealing with the legacy of violent conflict in five African countries—Rwanda, Mozambique, Uganda, Sierra Leone and Burundi.

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Traditional Justice and Reconciliation after Violent Conflict: Learning from African ExperiencesAuthor: International IDEA. Traditional justice and reconciliation after violent conflict attempts to show how fundamental drawbacks and weaknesses may be avoided when using African traditional approaches in conflict-torn Africa.

This is a publication serving both as a general knowledge resource and as a practitioner’s guide. Reconciliation After Violent Conflict: Learning from African Experiences, International IDEA, This book presents the findings of a major comparative study examining the role played by traditional justice mechanisms in dealing with the legacy of violent conflict in Africa.

Get this from a library. Traditional justice and reconciliation after violent conflict: learning from African experiences. [Lucien Huyse; Mark Salter;] -- This book is based on the findings of a comparative study examining the role played by traditional justice mechanisms in dealing with the legacy of violent conflict in Africa.

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Book Review: Traditional justice and reconciliation after violent conflict: Learning from African experiences JW Forje DOI: /ajcr.v9i Abstract Huyse, Luc and Mark Salter eds. Stockholm, International IDEA (Institute for Democracy and ElectoralAuthor: JW Forje. Traditional Justice and Reconciliation after Violent Conflict Learning from African Experiences The report is intended to serve both as a general knowledge resource and as a practitioner’s guide for national bodies seeking to employ traditional justice mechanisms as well as external agencies aiming to support such processes.

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the specific challenges of democratization after violent conflict. This may involve the reconstruc-tion of politics and society by national actors, or the temporary stewardship of democracy-building by the United Nations or others. In either context, the subject of reconciliation – the process of.

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Reconciliation(s): Transitional Justice in Postconflict Societies, edited by Joanna Quinn, and Traditional Justice and Reconciliation after Violent Conflict: Learning from African Experiences, edited by Luc Huyse and Mark Salter, continue this current interest in the ultimate aims of transitional justice.

In particular, they focus on two such. "Traditional Justice & Reconciliation After Violent Conflict" suggests that in some circumstances traditional mechanisms can effectively complement conventional judicial systems and represent a real potential for promoting justice, reconciliation and a culture of democracy.

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Igreja V, Dias-Lambranca B () Restorative justice and the role of magamba spirits in post-civil war Gorongosa, central Mozambique.

In: Huyse L, Salter M (eds) Traditional justice and reconciliation after violent conflict: learning from African experiences. International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance, Stockholm Google Scholar. Reconciliation has only recently been recognized as a necessary component of post-violence reconstruction.

Evidence and experience are still being accumulated. Consequently, this Handbook does not pretend to be a definitive statement on the subject, but rather a practically-oriented survey of the knowledge to date.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 25 cm. Contents: Part I: Reconciliation: the context --Reconciliation: an introduction --The process of reconciliation --The context of reconciliation --Part II: Reconciliation: the people --Victims --Offenders --Part III: Reconciliation: the instruments --Healing --Justice --Truth-telling --Reparation --Part IV.

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‘ Reconciliation and traditional justice: tradition-based practices of the Kpaa Mende in Sierra Leone ’ in Huyse, Luc and Salte, Mark (eds), Traditional Justice and Reconciliation after Violent Conflict: learning from African experiences.

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This book has been cited by the following publications. Reconciliation after Violent Conflict: A Handbook, Stockholm: International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance,pp L. and Salter, M. (eds.), Traditional Justice and Reconciliation after Violent Conflict: Learning from African Experiences, Stockholm: IDEA.

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Reconciliation After Violent Conflict The problems with retributive justice are multiple, including political and legal challenges, difficulties in meeting burdens of proof, and so on.

Amnesty is essentially an agreement to waive justice for past criminal conduct, and as a result, raises profound ethical, legal, and societal questions. traditional justice and reconciliation after violent conflict learning from african experiences Posted By Rex Stout Media TEXT ID a4 Online PDF Ebook Epub Library traditional justice and reconciliation after violent conflict learning from african experiencesluc huyse and mark salter eds stockholm international institute for democracy.

How do we pursue postconflict reconciliation processes. What, exactly, does reconciliation look like. How does it manifest itself. And how do we measure its imp. Links to PDFs.

FULL VOLUME: The Limits of Punishment: Transitional justice and violent extremism FRAMEWORK PAPER: Toward a Transitional Justice Framework for Preventing and Overcoming Violent Extremism, by Ronald Slye and Mark Freeman.

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In book: Transitional Justice in Practice, pp Traditional Justice and Reconciliation after Violent Conflict: Learning from African Experiences This text identifies contributions of.The issue of transitional justice in post-conflict societies has become increasingly important in recent years.

This paper from the Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces examines forms of transitional justice. It looks at truth commissions, local courts and traditional methods of justice which have the greatest potential for local ownership.

It argues [ ]. Transitional Justice and Reconciliation book. Lessons from the Balkans. Transitional Justice and Reconciliation. DOI link for Transitional Justice and Reconciliation.

When is the right moment to address the legacies of the past after violent conflict? How can societies address the past without deepening the pain that arises from memories.