Dealing with the Past: The Role of the Youth in Promoting Transitional Justice in Southern Africa

This policy brief outlines the key points of reflection on the role of young people in TJ. It begins by highlighting key aspects of the African Union Transitional Justice Policy (AUTJP), then goes on to locate young people within the AUTJP. The brief identifies the key roles that young people can play as well as the key principles and policy recommendations for the youth, policy, and advocates and practitioners in Southern Africa.