Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission (TRRC) Act

As a direct result of 22 years of authoritarian rule, human rights violations were widespread. In most cases, there was no effective investigation and perpetrators have not been brought to justice. On 13 December 2017, the Truth, Reconciliation and Reparations Commission (TRC) Act was adopted by the National Assembly and assented to by the The President on 13 January 2018.

The TRRC Act provides for the establishment of the historical record of the nature, causes and extent of violations and abuses of human rights committed during the period July 1994 to January 2017 and to consider the granting of reparation of victims. The Commission will comprise of eleven members 

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