Grassroots Justice Library

The following is a working library of People’s Tribunals/Citizens Tribunals, Commissions, and Panels that are in progress or have been completed and have issued reports. If you would like to add a PT/CP to this space please contact us here.[1]

Tribunals/Citizens Panels

Australian Tribunal into the Human Rights Impacts of Unconventional Gas

Bertrand Russell Peace Foundation

Biak Massacre Citizens Tribunal

CEDAW Peoples Tribunal

China Tribunal (focused on forced organ harvesting)

Citizens Panel on Covid 19

Health Tribunal (focused on mining activities)

Independent People’s Tribunal on Enforced Disappearances and Extra Judicial Killings in Amritsar

Independent People’s Tribunal on Mumbai’s Coast Road

Independent People’s Tribunal on the World Bank Group in India

India People’s Tribunal Forest Rights Act

Indian People’s Tribunal Report on Human Rights Violations, Industrial Pollution and the Implications of the Proposed Chemplast Sanmar PVC Factory in SIPCOT, Cuddalore, T.N

International Monsanto Tribunal

International Peoples Tribunal (focused on Philippines)

International Peoples’ Tribunal of Conscience (focusing on Vietnamese victims of agent orange)

International People’s Tribunal on Crimes against Humanity in Indonesia 1965

International People’s Tribunal on Human Rights and Justice in Indian- Administered Kashmir

International Peoples Tribunal on the Nuclear Powers and Destruction of Human Civilisation

International Rights of Nature Tribunal

International Tribunal of Conscience of Peoples in Movement

Iran Tribunal

Oxford Citizens Assembly on Climate Change

People’s Commission to Decriminalize Maryland

People’s Tribunal on Innocent Acquitted

People’s Tribunal on War Crimes by South Korean Troops during the Vietnam War

Permanent Peoples’ Tribunals by Lelio Basso International Foundation (links to decisions from PPT tribunals can also be found at this website)

The Freedom Side: The People’s Tribunal and Congress

The People’s Tribunal (focused on race and equality)

The People’s Tribunal on Economic Crime

The People’s Tribunal on the Iraq War

The Peoples Tribunal of Ireland

The People’s Tribunal on Malaysia’s 13th General Elections

The United Kingdom Child Sex Abuse Peoples Tribunal

World Courts of Women (focusing on poverty and human rights)

World Court of Women (focusing on US War crimes)

Women’s International War Crimes Tribunal

Women’s Tribunals by Feminist Task Force

Resources

Books

(2002) International Citizens Tribunals (Palgrave)

(2017) Peoples Tribunals and International Law (Cambridge)

(2019) Peoples Tribunals, Human Rights and the Law (Routledge)

(2020) The International People’s Tribunal for 1965 and the Indonesian Genocide (Routledge)

Documentaries/Videos

National Register of Citizens (NRC) – Overview of the People’s Tribunal (India)

People’s International Tribunal Hawai’i

Power of People’s Tribunal: An International Seminar

The United Kingdom Child Sex Abuse People’ Tribunal

Podcasts

FRC: A Conversation with Dr. Gianni Tognoni

FRC: A Conversation with David Kilgour

People’s Tribunals, Do they achieve anything?

People’s Tribunals, Human Rights and the Law

People’s Tribunal of G-20


[1] This library has been created for research purposes only. A Contrario ICL has found this information based on public searches and cannot verify the accuracy of the information contained in these reports. A Contrario ICL does not endorse the contents in these reports. For any follow up questions or comments, please directly contact the authors of the report.