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Policy Brief: Transforming the Legacy of Somalia’s Conflict

Transformative Justice - Somalia - Strategic Litigation

On 20 July 2020, LAW released “Transforming the Legacy of Somalia’s Conflict to Ensure Long-Term Stabilisation” a policy brief providing an analysis on how past and ongoing efforts to re-build Somalia can be scaled up to effectively implement a ‘transitional justice approach,’ ultimately bringing about a deeper and lasting peace for Somalia. The brief contains four key recommendations highlighting opportunities to strengthen Somalia’s social fabric and to embed this change into ongoing and future state-building processes. In doing so, Somalia can break past and current cycles of violence and address deep-rooted inequalities.