Schedule (en)


8:30-9:00 Registration

9:00-10:00 Welcome and Opening Remarks 

Abdelbasset Ben Hassen, Arab Institute for Human Rights (AIHR) 
David Tolbert, President, International Center for Transitional Justice (ICTJ) 
Dina El Khawaga, Director of the Arab Regional Office, Open Society Foundations (OSF)
Mokhtar Trifi, President, Tunisian League for the Defense of Human Rights (LTDH)
Joseph Schechla, Representative of the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR)
Taieb Baccouche, Minister of Education, Tunisian transitory government
10:00-10:30 Coffee Break

10:30-12:00 Transitional Justice in Post-authoritarian Settings

Chair: Ahmed Rahmouni, President, Association Tunisienne des Magistrats (AMT)

Jose Zalaquett, Professor of Human Rights, Law School of the University of Chile

Pablo De Greiff, Director of Research, (ICTJ) 
12:00-13:30 Lunch Break

13:30-15:00 Judicial Accountability and Trials

Chair: Radhia Nasraoui, Association de Lutte Contre la Torture en Tunisie (ALTT)

Naziha Boudhib, Lawyer

David Tolbert, President, ICTJ

Luc Côté, Senior Consultant, ICTJ
15:00-15:30 Coffee Break

15:30-17:00 Preventing Abuse: Security Sector Reform and Vetting

Chair: Mohamed Saleh Kheriji, Member of AIHR Board of Directors

Marina Caparini, Norwegian Institute of International Affairs

Pablo De Greiff, Director of Research, ICTJ

Habib Belkouch, Centre d’Etudes en Droits Humains et Démocratie (Maroc)

FRIDAY, APRIL 15, 2011

9:00–11:00 Truth as Justice: A Comparative Overview of Truth-Seeking Processes
Chair: Mohamed Nejib Ben Youssef, Tunisian Bar Association

Tawfik Bouderbla, President of the Committee for investigating the truth on the violations during the last events (Tunisia)

Priscilla Hayner, Senior Advisor, Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue

Howard Varney, Senior Consultant, ICTJ

Istvan Rev, Professor of History and Political Science, Central European University
11:00–11:30 Coffee Break

11:30-13:00 Fulfilling the Right to Reparations: How and How Soon

Chair: Mokhtar Trifi, President, Tunisian League for the Defense of Human Rights (LTDH)
Wahid Ferchichi, Law Professor, University of Tunis; ICTJ
Ruben Carranza, Director, Reparative Justice Program, ICTJ

Mustapha Iznasni (Morocco)

Joseph Schechla, OHCHR
13:00-14:30 Lunch Break

14:30-16:30 Maintaining the Momentum: Addressing Justice Priorities for Women

Chair: Hafidha Chekir, Doctor of Law, Lecturer at University of Tunis

Sana Ben Achour, Tunisian Association of Democratic Women

Kelli Muddell, Acting Director, Gender Justice Program, ICTJ

Amna Guellali, Analyst, Office of the Prosecutor, International Criminal Court (ICC) 
16:30-17:00 Conference Closure