Impunity Watch is an international non-profit organisation, seeking to promote accountability for past atrocities in countries emerging from a violent past.

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Impunity Watch promotes accountability for past atrocities in countries emerging from a violent past. We work together with national civil society groups to produce research-based policy advice, monitor levels of impunity and advocate for tailored policy solutions.


Welcome To Our New Website
Welcome to our new website.   It is still a work in progress, but we will continue updating content.  We have updated our publications and video's page with easy to searc...
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Guatemala to Choose a New Human Rights Ombudsman
Guatemala is to choose a new Human Rights Ombudsman. The Human Rights Commission has presented a list of suitable candidates to congress, who are now tasked with selecting a suitable ombudsman. Thi...
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Breaking the cycle of division: Justice for all Iraqi's
Together with PAX, Impunity Watch has published an alert addressing the worrying trends observed in current stabilisation and transitional justice efforts in Iraq. As the military campaign against ...
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Letters in Support of the Renewed Mandate of Ivan Velasquez
With this letter to the Secretary General; the International NGO Forum in Guatemala (FONGI), the International Platform against Impunity, International Solidarity Networks Act Alliance, CIFCA, CIDS...
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Blog Post- The Sepur Zarco trial: How to successfully litigate wartime sexual violence for a transformative impact?
5 key lessons “The verdict has been obtained, justice has been achieved; sadness is no longer”, states Demecia Yat, President of the Jalok U Collective, which gathers survivors of s...
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Changing the Face of Justice: The Sepur Zarco Case
The report Changing the Face of Justice: the Keys to the Strategic Litigation of the Sepur Zarco Case, reveals the bravery of the mayan q’eqchi’ women and the historic value of the Sepu...
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Observatorio de Independencia Judicial

The Observatory of Judicial Independence is a tool to monitor and analyse the internal and external factors that threaten judicial independence in Guatemala.