International Criminal Proceedings—An Adequate Tool for Victims’ Justice?
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This chapter discusses six factors, addressed throughout the book, that stand out as crucial for rendering victim participation in criminal justice meaningful: cultural awareness, accessible application mechanisms, effective communication, effective protective measures, accessible psychological assistance and reparations. The chapter also puts international criminal proceedings in the greater context of transitional justice. With a sharp lens, it highlights the shortcomings of such proceedings and advises on the way forward.
KeywordsVictimological perspectives Transitional justice
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