Power imbalances and inequality lie at the heart of the international development industry. But the Oxfam scandal shows that organisations mustn’t succumb to it.
The hope was that the Rome Statute’s reparations system would dismantle the structures that created violence and conflict in the first place. But how far has it gone in achieving this goal?
Canada’s government would pay Omar Khadr around C$10 million ($7.7 million) and offer a formal apology for abuses he suffered as a Guantanamo inmate.
“Tehran stands with the Qatari nation and government… We believe that if there is a conflict between regional countries, pressure, threats or sanctions are not the right way to resolve differences.”
Reparations for historical injustices are an increasingly urgent topic of public discussion. It’s time to include Roma in the conversation.
The Raj prospered thanks to the economic loot of its richest colony and when the time came to pay up, it demurred