Truth Commission

Truth Commission: South Korea 2005

Truth Commission: South Korea
Truth Commission: Truth and Reconciliation Commission
Duration: December 2005-December 2010 (five years)
Charter: Law No. 7542 (May 31, 2005)
Commissioners: 14 male, 1 female
Report: Public report

Truth Commission: Truth and Reconciliation Commission (Committee on Clearing Up Part Incidents for Truth and Reconciliation, 진실화해를위한과거사정리위원회)

Dates of Operation: The Commission started operations in December 2005 and closed its activities on December 31, 2010.

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Truth Commission Digital Collection

The United States Institute of Peace’s Truth Commissions Digital Collection is part of the Margarita S. Studemeister Digital Library in International Conflict Management.  The collection contains profiles of truth commissions and substantive bodies of inquiry from nations worldwide - offering general background information on the composition of each body, links to the official legislative texts establishing such commissions, and each commission's final reports and findings.

The United States Institute of Peace’s Truth Commissions Digital Collection is part of the Margarita S. Studemeister Digital Library in International Conflict Management

The collection contains profiles of truth commissions and substantive bodies of inquiry from nations worldwide - offering general background information on the composition of each body, links to the official legislative texts establishing such commissions, and each commission's final reports and findings.

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Truth Commission: Mauritius

Truth Commission: Mauritius
Truth Commission: Truth and Justice Commission
Duration: February 2009-2011 (expected)
Charter: Truth and Justice Commission Act No. 28 (August 22, 2008)
Commissioners: 5 (4 male, 1 female)
Report: Not yet issued
 

Truth Commission: Truth and Justice Commission

Dates of Operation: The commission was inaugurated in February 2009. The mandate forsees a duration of two years (not including a three-month preparatory period), with the possibility of six-month extension(s) by the President.

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Truth Commission: Honduras 2010

Truth Commission: Honduras
Truth Commission: Truth and Reconciliation Commission
Duration: May 2010-2011
Charter: Decreto Ejecutivo PCM 11-2010 (April 13, 2010)
Commissioners: 5 (3 male, 2 female)
Report: Not yet issued

Truth Commission: Truth and Reconciliation Commission (Comisión de la Verdad y la Reconciliaci

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Commission of Inquiry: Honduras 93

Commission of Inquiry: Independent inquiry undertaken by the National Commissioner for the Protection of Human Rights
Duration: 1993-1994
Charter: Decree No. 26-92, Decree No. 51-92 (establishing the ombusdman's office)
Commissioners: 1 (Male)
Report: Public Report

Commission of Inquiry: National Commissioner for the Protection of Human Rights (Comisionado Nacional de Protección de los Derechos Humanos, CONADEH)

Dates of Operation: 1993-1994

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Truth Commission: Sierra Leone

Truth Commission: Truth and Reconciliation Commission
Duration: 2002 – 2004
Charter: The Truth and Reconciliation Act 2000
Commissioners: 7
Report: Public report

 

Truth Commission: Truth and Reconciliation Commission

Dates of Operation: November 2002 - October 2004 (2 years)

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Truth Commission: Guatemala

Truth Commission: Commission for Historical Clarification
Duration: 1997 – 1999
Charter: Agreement on the establishment of the Commission to clarify past human rights violations and acts of violence that have caused the Guatemalan population to suffer, June 23, 1994
Commissioners: 3
Report: Public report

 

Truth Commission: Commission for Historical Clarification (Comisión para el Esclarecimiento Histórico)

Dates of Operation: February 1997 - February 1999 (2 years)

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Commission of Inquiry: Nepal 90

Commission of Inquiry: Commission of Inquiry to Locate the Persons Disappeared during the Panchayat Period
Duration: 1990 - 1991
Charter: Order of the Prime Minister
Commissioners: 4
Report: Public report

 

Commission of Inquiry: Commission of Inquiry to Locate the Persons Disappeared during the Panchayat Period

Dates of Operation:
1990 – 1991

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Truth Commission: Morocco

Truth Commission: Equity and Reconciliation Commission
Duration: 2004 – 2005
Charter: Dahir (Royal Decree) No. 1.04.42
Commissioners: 16
Report: Public report

 

Truth Commission: Equity and Reconciliation Commission (Instance Equité et Réconciliation, IER)

Dates of Operation:
December 2004 - November 30, 2005 (12 months)

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Special Prosecutor's Office: Ethiopia

Commission of Inquiry: The Special Prosecution Process by the Office of the Special Prosecutor
Duration: 1993 – 2007(?)
Charter: Proclamation No. 22/1992
Commissioners: more than 400 staff at peak
Report: [Public report on first year of activities]

Commission of Inquiry: The Special Prosecution Process in Ethiopia by the Office of the Special Prosecutor

Dates of Operation: 1993 – 2007 [unconfirmed date of closure]
 

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Truth Commission: South KoreaTruth Commission: Truth and Reconciliation CommissionDuration: December 2005-December 2010 (five years)Charter: Law No. 7542 (May 31, 2005)Commissioners: 14 male, 1 femaleReport: Public report
The United States Institute of Peace’s Truth Commissions Digital Collection is part of the Margarita S. Studemeister Digital Library in International Conflict Management.  The collection contains profiles of truth commissions and substantive bodies of inquiry from nations worldwide - offering...
Truth Commission: MauritiusTruth Commission: Truth and Justice CommissionDuration: February 2009-2011 (expected)Charter: Truth and Justice Commission Act No. 28 (August 22, 2008)Commissioners: 5 (4 male, 1 female)Report: Not yet issued  
Truth Commission: HondurasTruth Commission: Truth and Reconciliation CommissionDuration: May 2010-2011Charter: Decreto Ejecutivo PCM 11-2010 (April 13, 2010)Commissioners: 5 (3 male, 2 female)Report: Not yet issued
Commission of Inquiry: Independent inquiry undertaken by the National Commissioner for the Protection of Human RightsDuration: 1993-1994Charter: Decree No. 26-92, Decree No. 51-92 (establishing the ombusdman's office)Commissioners: 1 (Male)Report: Public Report
Truth Commission: Truth and Reconciliation CommissionDuration: 2002 – 2004Charter: The Truth and Reconciliation Act 2000Commissioners: 7Report: Public report  
Truth Commission: Commission for Historical ClarificationDuration: 1997 – 1999Charter: Agreement on the establishment of the Commission to clarify past human rights violations and acts of violence that have caused the Guatemalan population to suffer, June 23, 1994Commissioners: 3Report: Public...
Commission of Inquiry: Commission of Inquiry to Locate the Persons Disappeared during the Panchayat PeriodDuration: 1990 - 1991Charter: Order of the Prime MinisterCommissioners: 4Report: Public report  
Truth Commission: Equity and Reconciliation CommissionDuration: 2004 – 2005 Charter: Dahir (Royal Decree) No. 1.04.42Commissioners: 16Report: Public report  
Commission of Inquiry: The Special Prosecution Process by the Office of the Special ProsecutorDuration: 1993 – 2007(?)Charter: Proclamation No. 22/1992Commissioners: more than 400 staff at peakReport: [Public report on first year of activities]