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The Institute for Justice and Reconciliation (IJR) was launched in the year 2000, in the aftermath of South Africa´s Truth and Reconciliation Commission. The aim was to ensure that lessons learnt from South Africa´s transition from apartheid to democracy were taken into account as the nation moved ahead. Today, the Institute helps to build fair, democratic and inclusive societies in Africa through carefully selected engagements and interventions. >>

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PUBLIC DIALOGUE: 'CHILDREN AFFECTED BY ARMED CONFLICT: RECENT DEVELOPMENTS RELEVANT TO AFRICA' : 2014-11-17

Venue: The Centre for the Book, Cape Town

Date: Wednesday, 10 December 2014

Time: 17h30 - 19h00

The Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, in association with the IJR, cordially invites you to a Public Dialogue on occasion of the annual Cleveringa Lecture.

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SUPPORT IJR SIMPLY BY WATCHING THIS FILM! : 2014-08-19

The transformative documentary, BEYOND RIGHT & WRONG, explores what happens as victims of three devastating conflicts attempt to rebuild their lives, balancing their need for justice with the desire to forgive.

Go to www.filmraise.com and select "IJR" to watch the film now!

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