Lines of engagement for the new Special Rapporteur with the General Assembly (2018): report


Published
11 July 2019
Issued by
The Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence
Presented
To the GA at its 73rd session

Summary

The Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence, having taken up his functions in May 2018, presents his preliminary vision of four main lines of engagement with the General Assembly:

(a) transitional justice, prevention and sustaining peace;

(b) harnessing youth’s creative agency for transitional justice;

(c) accentuating the gender perspective in transitional justice efforts; and

(d) the intersection of human rights (with a focus on economic, social and cultural rights) and the Sustainable Development Goals in the context of transitional justice.