This policy brief presents the results of the conference “South Sudan: Justice and Reconciliation in a Divided Country” in Nairobi, Kenya on September 27, 2016 and the Hague, The Netherlands on 4th October 2016. The conference discussed the findings of the research project “Intersections of Truth, Justice and Reconciliation in South Sudan.”
Senior Researcher, Policy and Operations Evaluation Department at the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs
After having graduated from Utrecht University in 2008 with a MA degree in conflict studies and human rights, Mr. Willems worked with the Dutch Peace organization IKV Pax Christi. Subsequently he worked with the Centre for Conflict Studies of Utrecht University for a period of 3,5 years on a research project that he used to write his PhD. From 2013 until 2017 Mr. Willems worked as research fellow and programme leader for the University for Peace (UPEACE) Centre The Hague.