Latest

Explore...

Explore our archives of news, cases, campaigns, reports and Trial Watch profiles. You can Refine your search using our filtering system.

Refine Your Search

The Burundi Human Rights Initiative (BHRI) published a report exposing the drivers of human rights violations in the cou...
Featured Image
Since April 2015, Burundi is the scene of a massive increase in violence. Severe violations of human rights are regularl...
Featured Image
Four years after suffering severe torture, Miriam is still struggling with the psychological consequences. Yet the Burun...
Featured Image
In Burundi, opposition to President Pierre Nkurunziza’s bid for a third mandate was met with repression across the coun...
Featured Image
The United Nations Human Rights Council has prolonged the mandate of the Commission of Inquiry on Burundi for one more y...
Featured Image
An op-ed by Pamela Capizzi Withdrawal from the International Criminal Court, refusal to collaborate with the UN, polit...
Featured Image
On 4 September 2019, the United Nations Commission of Inquiry (CoI) presented its latest set of conclusions on the situa...
Featured Image
To Permanent Representatives of Member and Observer States of the United Nations Human Rights Council, Geneva, S...
Featured Image

Burundi: Human rights violations denounced at the UN

05.07.2019 - (Last modified: 22.07.2019)
Killings, kidnappings, arrests and arbitrary detentions, torture… violations of fundamental rights are commonplace in Bu...
Featured Image

Supporting a female victim of torture in Burundi

12.06.2019 - (Last modified: 30.07.2019)
In 2014, Sara (real name withheld) was severely tortured in Burundi. Five years later, with no accountability in sight...
Featured Image
Detractors of Pierre Nkurunziza's regime have long-since been the targets of attacks and intimidations. David (real nam...
Featured Image

Ensuring the recognition of a torture victim's rights in Burundi

22.03.2019 - (Last modified: 25.03.2019)
Léo was sentenced to life imprisonment by a court in Bujumbura. However, how much are his "confessions" worth if they w...
Featured Image
1 2 3 7
©2020 trialinternational.org | All rights reserved | Disclaimer | Statutes | Designed and Produced by ACW