Forbidden Truth? - Background to Truth Recovery in Zimbabwe, Challenges, Opportunities andThreats

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This paper gives a background to truth recovery in Zimbabwe. It covers the relevant episodesrequiring attention, past attempts at recovering the truth, past bodies tasked with truth recoveryand reconciliation, the main obstacles in history and an overview of future opportunities andthreats to truth recovery and reconciliation in Zimbabwe. The paper also looks at the currenttruth recovery prospects as laid down in the new constitution.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationUnknown Host Publication
Number of pages13
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jul 2014
EventSecond International Conference on Transitional Justice in Zimbabwe - Johannesburg, South Africa
Duration: 1 Jul 2014 → …


ConferenceSecond International Conference on Transitional Justice in Zimbabwe
Period1/07/14 → …
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