Source: (-0001) International Centre for Transitional Justice.

Taking into account that the period covered by the Equity and Reconciliation Commission (IER) is the longest of any comparable experiences (43 years); that the various crises of political violence that caused gross human rights violations were of an extremely varied nature and implicated both state and non-state actors; and considering the lack of reliable records and academic studies covering specific periods in the contemporary history of Morocco, the Commission’s truth-seeking mission took several different forms.(excerpt)