International Criminal Justice

Focus Area:

At TrustAfrica, we work at national, regional and international levels to foster justice and reconciliation, and to support the efforts of civil society in improving accountability mechanisms for grave crimes in Africa.

Project Impact

Enhanced institutional capacities for transitional Justice
Ensuring that institutions mandated to implement transitional justice frameworks adopt a victim centered approach requires
Knowledge Generation and Sharing
Victims voices, if provided appropriate platforms ensure that the unfolding transitional justice and international criminal justice discourse are informed by the lived experiences of victims and survivors.
Amplifying voices of African CSO actors at Regional and international forums
Our work has contributed to getting seasoned and fresh voices involved in the current discourse on ICJ, thus lending more credibility to regional advocacy efforts ; and building a well-networked and robust advocacy movement capable of addressing the challenges facing the implementation of international criminal justice in Africa.

Excerpt: Ensuring that institutions mandated to implement transitional justice frameworks adopt a victim centered approach requires