DR. CHRIS MAHONY’S PUBLISHED WORK

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BOOKS

Morten Bergsmo, Mark Klamberg, Kjersti Lohne, and Chris Mahony (eds), Power in International Criminal Justice, Florence: Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher, 2020 (884 pp.).

The Justice Sector Afterthought: Witness Protection in Africa, Pretoria: Institute for Security Studies, 2010. Cited by the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the promotion of truth, justice, reparation and guarantees of non-recurrence

Kirsten Ainley, Rebekkah Freidman and Chris Mahony (eds). Evaluating Transitional Justice: Accountability and Peacebuilding in Post-Conflict Sierra Leone New York: Palgrave Macmillan 2015. Reviewed here and here. Cited by the joint UN-World Bank Report on Conflict prevention.

Mary Crock, Farida Fozdar and Chris Mahony (guest eds), A ‘slippery fish’: The differential application of human rights obligations to the settlement of refugees in the ‘Group of Five’ States (Special Edition of) International Journal of Migration and Border Studies, (2017) (1).

BOOK CHAPTERS

Development and National Prosecutions: Addressing Power and Exclusion for Sustainable Peace and Development in Bergsmo et al (eds) Power in International Criminal Justice, Florence: Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher, 2020 (649-868 pp.) (co-author with Djordje Djordjevic.

A Case Selection Independence Framework for Tracing Historical Interests’ Manifestation in International Criminal Justice, in Bergsmo and Wui Ling (eds) ‘The Historical Origins of International Criminal Law’ Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher, 2015. Cited by the joint UN-World Bank Report on Conflict prevention.

If you’re not at the table, you’re on the menu: Complementarity and Self-Interest in Domestic Processes for Core International Crimes in Bergsmo (eds) ‘Military Self Interest in Accountability for Core International Crimes’, Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher, 2015

Transitional Justice in Sierra Leone: Theory, History and Evaluation in Kirsten Ainley, Rebekka Freidman and Chris Mahony (eds). ‘Evaluating Transitional Justice: Accountability and Peacebuilding in Post-Conflict Sierra Leone’, New York: Palgrave Macmillan 2015 (co-author with Ainley and Friedman)

A Political Tool? The Politics of Case Selection at the Special Court for Sierra Leone in Kirsten Ainley, Rebekka Freidman and Chris Mahony (eds). ‘Evaluating Transitional Justice: Accountability and Peacebuilding in Post- Conflict Sierra Leone’, New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015

The Truth about the Truth: Insider Reflections on the TRC in Kirsten Ainley, Rebekka Freidman and Chris Mahony (eds). ‘Evaluating Transitional Justice: Accountability and Peacebuilding in Post-Conflict Sierra Leone’, New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015 (co-author with Yasmin Sooka). Cited by the joint UN-World Bank Report on Conflict prevention.

The Potential and Politics of Transitional Justice: Interactions between the Global and the Local in Evaluations of Success in Kirsten Ainley, Rebekka Freidman and Chris Mahony (eds). ‘Evaluating Transitional Justice: Accountability and Peacebuilding in Post-Conflict Sierra Leone’, New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2015 (co- author with Ainley and Friedman)

Witness Sensitive Practices in International Fact-Finding Outside Criminal Justice: Lessons for Nepal in Morten Bergsmo (ed) Quality Control in Fact-Finding, Florence: Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher, 2013 (225-274). Reviewed in the European Journal of International Law. Cited by UN Special Rapporteur’s report to the Human Rights Council and by the joint UN-World Bank Report on Conflict prevention.

Prioritising International Sex Crimes before the Special Court for Sierra Leone: Another Instrument of Political Manipulation? in Bergsmo (Eds) International Sex Crimes as a Criminal Justice Theme’, Oslo: Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher, 2012. (p59-80). Reviews available here and here

JOURNAL ARTICLES AND ACADEMIC PAPERS

‘The Relationship Between Influential Actors’ Language and Violence: A Kenyan Case Study Using Artificial Intelligence’, Background Paper, LSE-Oxford Commission on State Fragility, Growth and Development, International Growth Centre , 2019 (co-author).

‘Conflict Prevention and Guarantees of Non-Recurrence’, Background paper to the United Nations-World Bank Flagship Study on Development and Conflict Prevention (co-author) (forthcoming 2017).

‘International Criminal Justice Case Selection Independence: An ICJ barometer’ Brussels: Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher, FICHL Policy Brief Series No. 58 (2016).

‘The Justice Pivot: US International Criminal Law Influence from outside the ICC’, Georgetown Journal of International Law, 2015, 46(4).

‘Sierra Leone: The Justice v. Reconciliation Archetype?’ Brussels: Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisher, FICHL Policy Brief Series No. 33 (2015).

Chris Mahony, Jay Marlowe, Natalie Baird and Louise Humpage, ‘Aspirational yet precarious: New Zealand refugee settlement policy’s compliance with international human rights obligations’, in Mary Crock, Farida Fozdar and Chris Mahony (guest eds), A ‘slippery fish’: The differential application of human rights obligations to the settlement of refugees in the ‘Group of Five’ States (Special Edition of) International Journal of Migration and Border Studies , (2017) (1).

Mary Crock, Farida Fozdar and Chris Mahony, ‘Introduction’, in Mary Crock, Farida Fozdar and Chris Mahony, (guest editors) A ‘slippery fish’: The differential application of human rights obligations to the settlement of refugees in the ‘Group of Five’ States (Special Edition of) International Journal of Migration and Border Studies (2017) (1).

Where Politics Borders Law: The Malawi-Tanzania Boundary Dispute, New Zealand Centre for Human Rights, Africa Working Paper Series, February 2014 (co-author)

Review of ‘Rescuing a Fragile State: Sierra Leone 2002–2008’ edited by L. Gberie Waterloo, Ontario: Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2009.’ Journal of Modern African Studies, 50 (3) 2012. (review)

Addressing Corruption in Post Conflict Sierra Leone, Governance Review, CGG, June 2006.

POLICY BRIEFS, POLICY REPORTS, BOOK REVIEWS

“From Justice for the Past to Peace and Inclusion for the Future: A Development Approach to Transitional Justice”, UNDP, 2020 (co-author).

“AI can help trace language to violence”, World Bank Blog, 2021 (co-author).

“Machine learning in Uganda brings the power of risk financing to strengthen refugee and host community resilience” Nasikaliza Blog, The World Bank, 2021 (co-author).

“Transitional Justice, the Rule of Law, and Conflict Recurrence” Development for Peace Blog, The World Bank, 2018 (co-author).

“United Nations; World Bank. 2017. Pathways for Peace: Inclusive Approaches to Preventing Violent Conflict. Washington, DC: World Bank (contributing author).

Towards the transformative: 3rd Generation Rule of Law Reform to manage political risk, United Nations Development Program, forthcoming.

‘International Criminal Justice Case Selection Independence: An ICJ barometer’ Brussels: Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisherFICHL Policy Brief Series No. 58 (2016).

‘Sierra Leone: The Justice v. Reconciliation Archetype?’ Brussels: Torkel Opsahl Academic EPublisherFICHL Policy Brief Series No. 33 (2015).

Where Politics Borders Law: The Malawi-Tanzania Boundary Dispute, New Zealand Centre for Human Rights, Africa Working Paper Series, February 2014 (co-author).

Chris Mahony, Meghan Bolwell, Hannah Clark and Lee-Lon Wong, Comparative Analysis of International Refugee Resettlement International Law Obligations and Policy, A report on the WUN conference held at the University of Auckland, December 2013.

Ainley, Kirsten, Datzberger, Simone, Friedman, Rebekka and Mahony, Chris (eds.) (2013) Ten years on: transitional justice in post conflict Sierra Leone: report and analysis of a conference held at Goodenough College, London. In: International Relations Public Conference: Ten Years On: Sierra Leone’s Post-Conflict Transition, 11 December 2012, Goodenough College, London, UK.

Review of ‘Rescuing a Fragile State: Sierra Leone 2002–2008’ edited by L. Gberie Waterloo, Ontario: Wilfrid Laurier University Press, 2009.’ Journal of Modern African Studies50 (3) 2012. (review)

Outreach Strategy for War Crimes Division of High Court of Uganda, OTJR, 2009 (co-author)

Recommendations on Governance in ‘Witness to Truth: Report of the Sierra Leone Truth and Reconciliation Commission’Volume 2, Accra: Graphic Packaging Ltd 2004

The Historical Antecedents to the Conflict in ‘Witness to Truth: Report of the Sierra Leone Truth and Reconciliation Commission’Volume 3A, Accra: Graphic Packaging Ltd 2004 (co-author)