Victims' Rights Working GroupPromoting the rights and interests of victims
January 2021


The VRWG is currently facilitated and informally coordinated by REDRESS.

Organisations that have affiliated themselves to the VRWG include:

African Development and Peace Initiative (ADPI)
Amnesty International
APRODIVI (L'association pour la Promotion et la Défense de la Dignité des Victimes)
Avocats Sans Frontières

Centre for Justice and Reconciliation
Centre for Justice and Reconciliation- RDC
Centre d'études sur la Justice et la Résolution 1325 (CJR/1325)
Coalition for the International Criminal Court

International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH)

FOCDP (Fondation Congolaise pour la Promation des Droits Humains et la Paix)
Foundation for Human Rights Initiative (FHRI)

Human Rights First
Human Rights Watch

International Centre for Transitional Justice (ICTJ)
International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (ISTSS)
Justice Plus

Kituo Cha Sheria (Legal Advice Centre)
LIPADHO (La Ligue pour la Paix et les Droits de l’Homme)
LIPADHOJ (League for Peace, Human Rights and Justice)

Freedom from Torture (Medical Foundation for the Care of Victims of Torture)

No Peace Without Justice

Open Society Justice Initiative

Parliamentarians for Global Action
Resilience PSY


SYCOVI (Synérgie des ONG Congolaises pour les Victimes)
Synérgie pour l'assistance judiciaire aux victimes des volations des droits humains au nord Kivu (SAJ)

TRIAL International

Uganda Coalition for the International Criminal Court (UCICC)
Ugandan Victims' Rights Working Group U-VRWG
Uganda Victims' Foundation (UVF)

Women's Initiatives for Gender Justice
Le groupe de travail sur le droit des victimes en République Démocratique du Congo