Call for submissions for upcoming report: Roles and responsibilities of non-state actors in transitional justice processes


Deadline
14 January 2022
Issued by
Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence
Purpose
Report to be presented to the Human Rights Council in September 2022

The Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence will devote his report to the 51st session of the Human Rights Council, in September 2022, to examine the roles and responsibilities of non-state actors (armed groups and other NSAs) in transitional justice processes aimed at addressing the serious violations of human rights and international humanitarian law committed in conflict and authoritarian settings. The report will assess the relevant legal and conceptual framework, the shortcomings, challenges and lessons learned, as well as the good practices and the existing or emerging opportunities regarding the roles and responsibilities of non-state actors in transitional justice processes.

In order to obtain a broad representation of views to inform the thematic report, the Special Rapporteur is seeking written contributions from all relevant actors through responses to a questionnaire.

The questionnaire is available in English | Français | Español

Responses should be submitted no later than 14 January 2022 to ohchr-srtruthcalls@un.org.

Please, do not hesitate to circulate this invitation widely in your network.

We look forward to reading your contributions soon!