TRIAL Report to CEDAW on Access to Justice for Victims of Sexual Violence

TRIAL (Track Impunity Always) is a Swiss NGO with a mission to put the law at the service of the victims of international crimes inlcuding genocide, crimes against humanity, war crimes, torture and forced disappearances. TRIAL has written a number of reports regarding the pursuit of justice for victims of sexual and gender-based crimes in […]

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Here to Stay? Extended Liability for Joint Criminal Enterprise as a Tool for Prosecuting Mass SGBV Crimes

by Andrés Pérez from ASIL Insights, Volume 19, Issue 13 Cross-Posted with Permission from ASIL On September 29, 2014 it may have become considerably harder for civilian and military superiors to avoid criminal liability for mass sexual and gender-based violence (SGBV) after a landmark conviction by the United Nations International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) was affirmed […]

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Sex and International Tribunals: The Erasure of Gender from the War Narrative

The following is an excerpt from the above-titled book by Cheseche Salome Mibenge, who visited the Washington College of Law on November 11th at an event co-sponsored by the War Crimes Research Office, The American Red Cross and The Women in International Law Interest Group of the American Society of International Law. Ms. Mibenge shared […]

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