Truth, Justice And Reconciliation Commission Of Kenya: An Analysis Of Its Complementary Role To The International Criminal Court.

BOWEN JOSHUA 72 PAGES (17118 WORDS) Law Thesis
Subscribe to access this work and thousands more

Abstract

This dissertation evaluates the Truth, Justice and Reconciliation Commission (TJRC) as one of

the modalities of addressing the 2007 post-election violence and the culture of impunity that has

marred Kenya. It scrutinizes the credibility of the TJRC and examines to what extent it meets

international standards. The dissertation assesses the circumstances leading to the formation

(TJRC), its composition, objectives, mandate and powers.

The research analyzes the complimentarity principle in international criminal law and examines

the extent to which truth, justice and reconciliation commissions are considered to be an

adequate response to crimes that fall within the jurisdiction of the International Criminal Court.

It further examines minimum international standards for truth, justice and reconciliation

commissions to be termed as acceptable and effective.

Subscribe to access this work and thousands more
Need help with your academic research project/paper, technical or creative writing? Hire our expert researchers and writers. Click Here to Submit a Writing Request
Overall Rating

0

5 Star
(0)
4 Star
(0)
3 Star
(0)
2 Star
(0)
1 Star
(0)
APA

JOSHUA, B (2021). Truth, Justice And Reconciliation Commission Of Kenya: An Analysis Of Its Complementary Role To The International Criminal Court.. Afribary. Retrieved from https://afribary.com/works/truth-justice-and-reconciliation-commission-of-kenya-an-analysis-of-its-complementary-role-to-the-international-criminal-court-1

MLA 8th

JOSHUA, BOWEN "Truth, Justice And Reconciliation Commission Of Kenya: An Analysis Of Its Complementary Role To The International Criminal Court." Afribary. Afribary, 11 Jun. 2021, https://afribary.com/works/truth-justice-and-reconciliation-commission-of-kenya-an-analysis-of-its-complementary-role-to-the-international-criminal-court-1. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

MLA7

JOSHUA, BOWEN . "Truth, Justice And Reconciliation Commission Of Kenya: An Analysis Of Its Complementary Role To The International Criminal Court.". Afribary, Afribary, 11 Jun. 2021. Web. 19 Oct. 2021. < https://afribary.com/works/truth-justice-and-reconciliation-commission-of-kenya-an-analysis-of-its-complementary-role-to-the-international-criminal-court-1 >.

Chicago

JOSHUA, BOWEN . "Truth, Justice And Reconciliation Commission Of Kenya: An Analysis Of Its Complementary Role To The International Criminal Court." Afribary (2021). Accessed October 19, 2021. https://afribary.com/works/truth-justice-and-reconciliation-commission-of-kenya-an-analysis-of-its-complementary-role-to-the-international-criminal-court-1