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Clothing from Rwanda Grave

A Grave on the Road to Justice in Rwanda

12/11/2015

As the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR) wraps up its dockets in Arusha, Tanzania on December 14 and hands over cases to other processes, we reflect on landmark “firsts” accomplished by the tribunal: the first international prosecution for the crime of genocide, and the first conviction for rape and sexual violence as forms of genocide.

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Refugees in Slovenia

Courageous Refugees, Cowardly Politicians

11/19/2015

I came to Europe to bear witness to the overwhelming numbers of children, women, and men searching for safety and a future far from the bombs that have devastated their homes in Syria. I joined the Nobel Women's Initiative to meet with some of these courageous refugees and listened to their stories.

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Post-election Violence in Kenya

‘Someone banged on my door’: 7 years after election rapes, justice still missing for Kenya survivors

10/26/2015

Following the elections in late 2007, Kenya endured significant atrocities, including murder, ethnic cleansing, and rape... years after that violent crisis, women are still seeking justice.

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Syrian Kurds Crossing Border

Surviving the War Only to Die at Sea

09/23/2015

In the three weeks since Aylan’s photo circulated around the world, little has changed for refugees seeking safe passage from conflict.

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The International Community Continues to Be Unmoved by Syria

08/20/2015

Will the civilian death toll during recent attacks on Douma motivate the world to action in Syria?

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