Issues of Diversity and Inclusion in Peace Processes

This event will feature a discussion on issues of diversity and inclusion in peace processes. In addition to learning about the variety of efforts aimed at making peace processes more diverse and reflective of those impacted by the process, the discussion will also address issues of diversity and inclusion in the selection, role and function of legal experts who are often called on to advise on peace processes around the world.


  • Hawa Ghaus, Office of Global Criminal Justice, U.S. State Department
  • Darin Johnson, Howard University School of Law
  • Dipali Mukhopadhyay, University of Minnesota Hubert H. Humphrey School of Public Affairs and U.S. Institute of Peace
  • Milena Sterio (moderator), Cleveland-Marshall College of Law
  • Paul Williams, Public International Law Policy Group

This session is organized by ASIL’s Minorities in International Law and Transitional Justice & the Rule of Law and Interest Groups.