As the Red Dust Settles: Mali Confronts the Truth About a Legacy of War

When Mali created a truth commission to address decades of conflict, it soon required specialized expertise. JRR deployed a transitional justice expert to assist with its strategy for collecting statements from victims of conflict. Working together, the truth commission now has the tools it needs to bring together victims and gather truth, with method that is uniquely their own.

JRR Statement on International Day against the Use of Child Soldiers: Investigating Conflict-related Crimes Involving Children

Exposing patterns of crimes involving children can help to hold perpetrators accountable and ensure survivors’ access to justice. On this International Day against the Use of Child Soldiers, JRR calls upon all governments, civil society groups or others dealing with serious crimes involving children to always ensure individuals and investigatory bodies utilize dedicated expertise for this work.