It was a day to remember, the 25th of April 1999. In the French Cathedral, in Berlin,
former Archbishop Desmond Tutu, chairman of the South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) and Dr Alex Boraine, deputy chair, were given a
resounding applause when the Dietrich Bonhoeffer Prize was handed to them. In the
award document, it was stated that ’the Commission has courageously and energetically
supported the process of finding out the truth and made forgiveness possible’ (Evangelical
Church in Germany [EKD] 1999:1).
Prof. Jonathan Jansen was announced a winner at the (NSTF) National Science & Technology Foundation awards in the following category: ESKOM Research Capacity Development Awards: Researcher, for Research Capacity Development ...
Nomoyi, Nontuthuzelo Caroline(University of Pretoria, 2007-08-03)
This study focused on the impact of the revelations at the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) hearings on 30 female victims of all races. An explanatory model, the TRC Revelation Aftermath Model was designed to ...
Amponsah-Frimpong, Samuel(University of Pretoria, 2003)
"It is noted that special measures are always necessary in post-conflict situations to bring about the restoration of normalcy to societies. Truth commissions have been identified as a key to uniting, reconciling and helping ...