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8th Annual Emilio Mignone Lecture on Transitional Justice with UN Human Rights Chief

9 Jan 2016 20:30

By the International Center for Transitional Justice

On December 8, the International Center for Transitional Justice (ICTJ) and the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice (CHRGJ) at New York University hosted UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein for the 8th Annual Emilio Mignone Lecture on Transitional Justice.

High Commissioner Zeid discussed the hopes for the struggle against impunity in the turbulence of today's world. The discussion came as a continuation of a global online debate on the international community's commitment to the fight impunity launched by the ICTJ earlier in the year, which featured High Commissioner Zeid, Harvard Professor Michael Ignatieff, International Criminal Court (ICC) Prosecutor Fatou Bensouda, Aryeh Neier, and a host of the leading voices on justice and human rights from around the world.

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To read more, visit the ICTJ's website.