International Human Rights Law / UN Human Rights Mechanisms / Transitional Justice / Peacebuilding / Rule of Law / Institutional Reform / Victim Participation / Justice Sector Reform / Comparative Constitutional Law
Dr Julia Raue works at the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) as Transitional Justice Adviser and is a Guest Lecturer at the Europa-Institut at Saarland University.
She previously supported the mandate of the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence. Prior to that Dr Raue was the Transitional Justice Adviser for OHCHR in Sri Lanka. She has also focused on topics of state-building, constitutional reform, counter-terrorism and security issues, and justice reforms and worked with the Council of Europe’s Venice Commission, NGOs in the Russian Federation and academia.
Dr Julia Raue holds a PhD in Law from the University of St. Gallen (Switzerland).
UN Photo/JC McIlwaineMaster in transitional justice - Course
Striving towards judicial independence and a functioning and effective justice system is fundamental for countries transitioning to a rule of law based democratic society. On the basis of international norms, standards and practices, this course examines different ways and means of justice-sector reform in post-authoritarian and post-conflict countries.