What Justice for Rwanda? Gacaca versus Truth Commission?

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Reuchamps, Min;
(2006)
  • Subject: : Political science, public administration & international relations [Law, criminology & political science] | Genocide | Transitional justice | Retributive justice | Rwanda | Truth commission | : Sciences politiques, administration publique & relations internationales [Droit, criminologie & sciences politiques] | Gacaca | Restorative justice

In post-genocide Rwanda, in addition to gacaca courts, a truth commission is needed in order to promote justice and foster reconciliation. In the context of transitional justice, retributive justice, which seeks justice and focuses on the perpetrators, appears to be ina... View more
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