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Dr Mijke de Waardt

Dr Mijke de Waardt

Researcher

Telephone: +31 (0)20 598 5239
Email: MdeWaardt@nscr.nl

Research area(s)

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  • Transitional justice, particularly the right to and politics of reparations
  • Participation, citizenship, state-survivors relations in post-conflict societies
  • Human rights, international law
  • Alternative justice epistemologies and social comparison
  • Political and legal anthropology, victimology
  • Ethnography, participatory research, qualitative research methods, mixed-methods
  • Peru, Colombia, Cyprus, Guatemala, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Guinea – Conakry
  • Latin America
Involved in theme(s)
2019-now Researcher NSCR, Project leader: What’s law got to do with it? Reparations after gross human rights violations, Project leader: Impact of non-judicial reparations on survivors of conflict related sexual violence
2017-19 Assistant Professor in Victimology & Transitional Justice, INTERVICT, Tilburg Law School, Director of Studies, MSc program Victimology & Criminal Justice
2014-17 Assistant Professor in Social and Cultural Anthropology, VU University Amsterdam
2014 PhD, Centre for Latin American Research and Documentation and VU University Amsterdam: In the name of the victims? Victim-survivor associations negotiating for recognition in post-conflict Peru
2014 University Teaching Qualification, VU University Amsterdam
2006-08 Consultant, public sector, BMC groep
2005 MA, Latin American Studies, Centre for Latin American Research and Documentation
2003 MSc, Educational Sciences, University of Amsterdam
2002-14 Founder and board member Niños del Futuro, an organization for internally displaced persons in Central-Peru

Publications

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2021

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2020

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Attemps for Redress Through the Lens of Social Identity: Housing, Land and Property of the Displaced in Cyprus
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2019

M de Waardt; S Weber
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2018

M de Waardt; V Druliolle; R Brett
The politics of victimhood at the grassroots level. Inclusion and exclusion among Peruvian victim-survivor associations
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Feminist and human rights struggles in peru: Decolonizing transitional justice
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2016

Naming and shaming victims. The semantics of victimhood
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M de Waardt; A Ypeij
Peruvian grassroots organizations in times of violence and peace. Between economic solidarity, participatory democracy and feminism
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2014

M de Waardt; M Thomas
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2013

Are Peruvian victims being mocked? Politicization of victimhood and victims’ motivations for reparations
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2012

M de Waardt; A Ouweneel
Do victims only cry? Victim-survivors and their grassroots organizations in Peru
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