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.


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Impunity Watch is currently looking for a communication manager and a programme assistant. Application deadline 1st of March. Click on the positions to see the full vacancy announcements.  ...
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Urgent letter to UN Secretary General to ask his support for the Commissioner of the CICIG
For Guatemala, 2018 began with bad omens when the dismissal of two high officials committed to the fight against corruption was known. We urge the UN Secretary General with this letter not to respo...
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The Genocide Retrial in Guatemala - Factsheet
On October 13, 2017, the hearings of genocide retrial began in Guatemala,  after more than four years of legal setbacks.  The Ríos Montt’s trial takes place behind closed doo...
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Iraqi activists meet Tunisian counterparts to discuss lessons learnt on dealing with gender-based abuse and violence
Since 2003, Iraq is struggling to find a way to deal with its repressive past and violent present.  Impunity Watch together with Iraqi Association Al Amal and PAX launched in 2016 a programme ...
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New Research Report presented: Leadership and Participation of Women in the Justice Sector in Guatemala
El 28 de noviembre de 2017 Impunity Watch presentó el informe “Liderazgo y participación de mujeres en la Justicia de Guatemala” en el Palacio de Justicia un públic...
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Policy Brief: Masculinities, Violence Against Women in Leadership & Participation in Transitional Societies: Burundi & Guatemala
On the occasion of the 17th anniversary of UNSCR 1325 on Women, Peace and Security, Impunity Watch, Oxfam Ibis, UNWOMEN and the Permanent Representation of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to the Uni...
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New publication: Assessing the potential impact of the Kosovo Specialist Court
Assessing the potential impact of the Kosovo Specialist Court is an in-depth study authored by Dr. Gezim Visoka of Dublin City University and produced by PAX and Impunity Watch. The study presents ...
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Breaking the cycle of division: Justice for all Iraqis
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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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.

 

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