Paul Seils

Paul Seils lidera el Programa de Conflicto, Justicia y Reconciliación del European Institute of Peace. Fue vicepresidente del Centro Internacional para la Justicia Transicional y, antes de eso, director de análisis situacional en la Fiscalía de la Corte Penal Internacional.

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Transitional justice—time for a re-think

By: Paul Seils

The transitional justice toolkit was developed for circumstances unlike most of today’s violent conflicts. It needs to be re-thought to provide results on issues ...


New Katanga trial shows DRC’s potential to try complex international crimes

By: Paul Seils & Myriam Raymond-Jetté 

A DRC warlord convicted by the ICC will now also face prosecution by national courts in the DRC—an enormously welcome step.

Reframing the justice debate in Colombia

By: Paul Seils

The debate about whether or not—or how—to punish the crimes committed in Colombia’s long civil war should focus instead on the objectives punishment might achieve.

Intolerance of impunity does not make ICC an enemy of peace

By: Paul Seils

Demanding accountability for war crimes does make the job of peace mediators more difficult, but so be it – an ICC investigation cannot be bargained away.



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