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Section 7: Forms of Reparations

Section 7: Forms of Reparations

Published:December 24, 2019

Provide a mix of individual and collective reparations in the prospective reparation program(s). This is because both victims, and specific communities were targeted.

Monetary compensation, however necessary, cannot be viewed as the only means for repairing the wrong done to the victims. Therefore, prospective reparation program(s) should, in addition to pecuniary redress and monetary quantifiable benefits, include moral or symbolic reparations.