Centre for Transitional Justice and Post-conflict Reconstruction
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    Terezin Death Camp (Czech Republic): Photo Credit: Shutterstock/Martin D. Vonka

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    A border crossing in Cyprus: Photo Credit: Shutterstock/Kryvan


Our 2014-2015 Speakers' Series has finished.  To see the list of speakers and view the videos of their presentations, visit News and Events.  Information about the 2015-2016 Speakers' Series is coming soon.


Notice of Anticipated Limited-Duties Appointments

The Centre for Transitional Justice and Post-Conflict Reconstruction expects to have Limited-Duties (part-time) appointments to teach courses during the Fall/Winter period September 1, 2015 to April 30, 2016. Read more

TJ Masters Student Conference & Study Tour

Rachael Ward, a Masters student in History and Transitional Justice, will be running and presenting at the History Graduate Conference at Western: Prisms, Paradigms and Paradoxes next week on May 1st and 2nd. Everyone is welcome to listen to the panels and information can be found on the conference website.

Rachel was selected for the Canadian Battlefields Foundation Study Tour in France, Belgium and the Netherlands, a tour funded for 10 students across Canada. She will be leaving on May 8th for 2 weeks. 

Uganda Project

Director Joanna Quinn and Ph.D. Candidate Tammy Lambert will be in Uganda during the month of May to conduct field research on Quinn's project, "The Agitation Hypothesis: How Communities are Prompted to Begin the Acknowledgement Process".

Call for Papers

The Undergraduate Transitional Justice Review wants to publish papers authored by undergraduate students at Western and its Affiliates. Read more

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