Civil Society and Transitional Justice: Lessons from the Balkans, Uganda and Kenya

  • Date: 28 January 2015
  • Time: 16:00-17:30
  • Venue: Room US.1.01, University Square Stratford, 1 Salway Road, Stratford, E15 1NF
  • Chair: Dr Iavor Rangelov
  • Speakers: Phil Clark, Chandra Lekha Sriram, Iavor Rangelov

London Transitional Justice Network and the Centre for Human Rights in Conflict, University of East London

Civil Society and Transitional Justice:  Lessons from the Balkans, Uganda and Kenya

The Centre for Human Rights in Conflict (CHRC) will host, co-sponsored by the London Transitional Justice Network, a panel discussion on “Civil society and transitional justice: Lessons from the Balkans, Uganda and Kenya”. The panel discussion will feature: Dr. Phil Clark, University of London (School of Oriental and African Sciences), Dr. Iavor Rangelov (London School of Economics), and Professor Chandra Lekha Sriram (CHRC), discussing their recent research in the three sites under scrutiny by international criminal courts, focusing on the roles and strategies of civil society actors in promoting accountability. This research was funded by the MacArthur Foundation and the European Union.

Phil Clark, Reader, Department of Politics and International Studies, SOAS

Chandra Lekha Sriram, Professor of International Law and International Relations and co-Director, Centre on Human Rights in Conflict, UEL

Iavor Rangelov, Global Security Research Fellow, Civil Society and Human Security Research Unit, LSE

The event is free and open to all.

See also Conference Report: Civil society and Transitional Justice in East Africa and the Balkans