Stories Tagged ' transitional justice bodies'
The recommendation committee, formed to select the new leaderships for the transitional justice bodies, has decided to extend the deadline by 10 days, following demands from conflict victims’ representatives and the human rights community.full story »
The chairperson and the members of two commissions, who retired on Friday, were selected in February, 2015, on the basis of political sharing among major political parties. And although some of them had good legal background, most of them didn’t.full story »
Those willing to be chairpersons or members of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission and Commission of the Investigation of Enforced Disappeared Persons will have to file applications within a week from the date of vacancy announcement.full story »
The government is preparing to take the amendment process of the Enforced Disappearances Enquiry, Truth and Reconciliation Commission Act, 2014, and the selection of new office-bearers for the two transitional justice bodies simultaneously.full story »
Delays in the formation of a recommendation committee by the government will see two transitional justice bodies vacant following last month’s amendment to the Enforced Disappearances Inquiry, Truth and Reconciliation Commission Act-2014, that will conclude the terms of existing officials beginning April 14.full story »
Just as the extended mandate of two transitional justice bodies is set to expire in a month, there seems to be little progress in achieving consensus among parties on various issues, which could delay the process of finalising amendment to the Transitional Justice Act, a lack of which would stall the entire transitional justice process.full story »