College of Arts and Social Sciences

Call for Applications:7th Transitional Justice Study Trip Rwanda

The University of Rwanda – College of Arts and Social Sciences (UR-CASS) organizes (annually) a Transitional Justice Study Trip to Rwanda. The 7th edition is scheduled to begin on Sunday 19th until Saturday 25th March 2017.

The study trip is aimed at educating participants about Transitional Justice mechanisms adopted after the 1994 genocide. It is designed to clarify the complexities involved in re-building a society after a genocide, and will be comprised of two components: a literature study and a study tour. It will involve all stakeholders in Rwanda, visiting genocide memorial sites, solidarity camps, social- economic development initiatives and different crucial institutions involved in reconciliation efforts.

Applicants should send a letter of motivation explaining their interest in the course together with their curriculum vitae to Mr. Samuel Sibomana; s.sibomana@ur.ac.rw copying to Dr. Alphonse Muleefu; a.muleefu@ur.ac.rw not later than 23rdDecember 2016, other important dates (deadlines) shall be subsequently provided to successful applicants.

For further details click the link below.

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Event date: 
Friday, September 23, 2016