The Advisory Board provides guidance and oversight in the selection and implementation of IHJR projects.
Hisashi Owada, Chairman
President of the International Court of Justice. Former President Japan Institute of International Affairs. Former Permanent Representative of Japan to the United Nations.
HRH Prince Zeid Ra’ad Zeid Al Hussein
Permanent Representative of Jordan to the UN. Former Ambassador of Jordan to the United States and Mexico. Former President of the Assembly of States Parties to the International Criminal Court.
Founder and President of Kaddoura Foundation. Trustee of Tufts University since 1993, Member of the Board, Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University and Member of the Dean’s Committee of the Kennedy School of Government.
Chair of the Board of the Inter-American Institute of Human Rights, Costa Rica. Former Ambassador of Costa Rica to the United States and Chair of the International Commission of Inquiry on East Timor. Served as Judge and Vice-Chair of the Inter-American Court of Human Rights.
The Institute for Historical Justice and Reconciliation (IHJR) works with educational and public policy institutions to organize and sponsor historical discourse in pursuit of acknowledgement, and the resolution of historical disputes. Founded in 2004, the Institute for Historical Justice and Reconciliation (IHJR) is an independent, nonprofit institution based in The Hague.
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2011 has been a fruitful and eventful year as during which the Institute has been able to make a meaningful contribution to the field of transitional justice. This annual report draws special attention to the outcomes of IHJR projects. The year 2011 was marked by the release of 8 volumes on shared history of the former Yugoslavia, the Middle East, Kenya, considerable progress on the project in Armenia and Turkey and a diverse range of dissemination activities.
Center for History, Democracy and Reconciliation
The CHDR is an outcome of the IHJR Project in the Former Yugoslavia.