Journal article

Achievements and Legacies of the Khmer Rouge Trials: Reflections from Inside the Tribunal

Rachel Hughes, Maria Elander, Christoph Sperfeldt, Helen Jarvis, William Smith, Lyma Nguyen, Wendy Lobwein

Australian Feminist Law Journal | Taylor & Francis (Routledge) | Published : 2018


This article is an edited transcript of a panel discussion that was held in Melbourne in December 2017. The panel comprised four speakers, each with significant professional experience working at Cambodia’s hybrid tribunal, the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC). This panel was the first time such key insiders have come together outside of Cambodia and in an academic context to reflect on more than 10 years of the Court’s operation and their personal experiences there. There is much to be gained by enquiring into the lived experiences of those working at internationalised tribunals. In this article, unique insights are shared in relation to ECCC prosecution and the Court’s ..

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