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Webinar: Youth inclusion in transitional justice policy in Africa - 25 February 2022

Impunity Watch  and the Centre for the Study of Violence and Reconciliation (CSVR) are pleased to invite you to a virtual discussion and policy brief launch on Youth inclusion in transitional justice policy in Africa:  Recommendations and ways forward.

The discussion will be in English and French with live simultaneous interpretation.

When

Friday 25 February 2022

  • 10:00-11:30 (GMT) - Bamako

  • 12:00-13:30 (GMT +2) - Bujumbura, Johannesberg

  • 13:00-14:30 (GMT +3) - Addis Ababa

Where

Zoom. Watch the recording of the policy brief launch and discussion online here.

Panelists

  • Chido Mpemba, African Union Special Envoy on Youth

  • John Ikubaje, African Union Senior Political Officer /African Union Political Affairs, Peace and Security

  • Usani Odum, AU Project Officer/African Youth for Transitional Justice /African Union Political Affairs, Peace and Security

  • Lydie Akonkwa, young person from the DRC who participated in the research and country-level roundtable

 

The event will be moderated by Nyari Pariola (CSVR).

The policy brief will be presented by Gentil Kasongo (Impunity Watch)  and Steven Rebello (CSVR) .

The policy brief was based on interviews conducted by Impunity Watch and CSVR with 360 young people in Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Mali, and South Sudan to guide the debate about how youth can be involved in transitional justice policymaking.