Dealing with the Past in Lebanon: Various Approaches to Transitional Justice

Organisation: 
Lebanese Centre for Political Studies (LCPS)
Type of Organisation: 
Research Institution
Launched in: 
2005
Description: 
In December 2005, the Lebanese Centre for Political Studies (LCPS) organized in collaboration with the International Centre for Transitional Justice and the Sustainable Democracy Centre the workshop ?Dealing with the Past in Lebanon: Various Approaches to Transitional Justice.? The workshop discussed specific mechanisms of dealing with the past including judicial accountability, non-judicial truth-seeking options, reparations to victims and memorialization in the Lebanese context. In addition, it featured cases/experiences from Argentina, Chile, Ghana, Morocco, Peru, and South Africa.
Resources: 
http://www.lcps-lebanon.org/ http://www.lcps-lebanon.org/activity.php?id=87
Overall Objective: 
Truth-seeking and right to know
Initiative's Approach: 
Awareness Raising
Type of Activity: 
Closed forums
Target Group: 
Professionals
Geographic Area: 
Beirut
Status: 
Completed