Criminal Law and Procedure
Post-conflict and Transitional Justice
Introduction to Transitional Justice
A. Legal Instruments
Convention on the Prevention and Punishment of the Crime of Genocide, Paris, 9 December 1948, United Nations, Treaty Series, vol. 78, p. 277.
Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms, Rome, 4 November 1950, United Nations, Treaty Series, vol. 213, p. 221.
International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, New York, 16 December 1966, United Nations, Treaty Series, vol. 999, p. 171.
American Convention on Human Rights, San José, 22 November 1969, United Nations, Treaty Series, vol. 1144, p. 144.
Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment, New York, 10 December 1984, United Nations, Treaty Series, vol. 1465, p. 85.Statute of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda, Security Council resolution 955 (1994) of 8 November 1994. International Convention for the Protection of All Persons from Enforced Disappearances, New York, 20 December 2006.
Report of the Secretary-General, “The rule of law and transitional justice in conflict and post-conflict societies” (S/2004/616, 23 August 2004).