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Rappler's latest stories on transitional justice


Experts push for community-led Marawi rehabilitation

Apr 29, 2018 - 2:21 PM

'The success or failure of rehabilitation will depend on the quality of participation and representation of communities in both planning and implementation,' says a paper published by Asia Foundation

RUINS. The former battle area in Marawi remains a ghost town 6 months after the war. Photo by Bobby Lagsa/Rappler

Duterte urged to create Bangsamoro transitional justice commission

Feb 22, 2017 - 8:40 PM

The commission is expected to help address deep rooted grievances of the Bangsamoro people which President Rodrigo Duterte often talks about

PEACE FOR MINDANAO. President Rodrigo Duterte frequently mentions historical injustices committed against Muslims in Mindanao. File photo by Simeon Celi Jr/Presidential Photo

10 years after Tokhang: Options for transitional justice and reconciliation

Jan 12, 2017 - 11:00 AM

Ica Fernandez imagines the year 2032 when the kin of the victims of President Rodrigo Duterte s war on drugs seek reparation What would transitional justice look like?

ANOTHER NIGHT OF KILLING. File photo from July 28, 2016 in Tondo, Manila. File photo by Rappler

With BBL 'dead,' transitional justice key to Mindanao peace efforts

Feb 27, 2016 - 9:27 PM

While the proposed BBL was not passed in the 16th Congress the Third Party Monitoring Team of the Bangsamoro peace process says there has been progress in efforts to achieve peace in Mindanao

WORKING FOR PEACE. Peace negotiators say the support of the international community is essential in the peace process. Photo courtesy of OPAPP

Back to the future: Resetting priorities for peace

Feb 13, 2016 - 2:30 PM

The consideration of the BBL has been postponed till after the national elections in May 2016 This enforced hiatus may be an opportunity to address the issues linked to transitional justice and the peace process

Mindanao in transition: How to deal with the past?

Oct 14, 2014 - 12:06 PM

An independent body is created to study recommendations on how to correct historical injustices and collect real narratives on what really transpired over the decades long armed conflict in Mindanao

USHERING IN THE FUTURE. Transitional Justice and Reconciliation Commission chairperson Mo Bleeker gives an overview of the mandate of the body. Photo by Rappler