Program

The Program of Women’s Tribunal 2000

The Handouts  Program

Dec. 8 (Fri) Day 1: Tribunal Venue: Kudan Kaikan Hall, Tokyo

10:30
Opening remarks by the International Organizing Committee(IOC) Movie
Opening statements of the Presiding Judge McDonald Movie
10:55
Reading the indictment by Chief Prosecutors Movie
11:40
Amicus Curiae by Atty. Imamura Tsuguo Movie EXH_001
12:20
Country presentation: Korea I Read More
13:10
Lunch Break
14:40
Country presentation: Korea II Read More
17:20
Expert testimony: The structure of Japanese Imperial Army by Prof. Hayashi Hirofumi Movie EXH_040 EXH_040a
18:00
Recess

Dec. 9 (Sat) Day 2 : Tribunal Venue: Kudan Kaikan Hall, Tokyo

10:10
Expert testimony: Emperor Hirohito’s responsibility by Prof. Yamada Akira Movie EXH_229 EXH_230 EXH_199 EXH_200 EXH_201_a-c EXH_202_a-l EXH_203_a-v EXH_204_a-g EXH_205_a-d EXH_206_a EXH_207 EXH_208_a-k EXH_209_a-c EXH_210_a-d EXH_210_e-g EXH_211 EXH_213_a-e EXH_214_a-j EXH_215_a-d
11:35
Country presentation: China Read More
13:20
Lunch Break
14:40
Country presentation: The Philippines Read More
16:20
Expert testimony: The “comfort women” system by Prof. Yoshimi Yoshiaki Movie
17:40
Country presentation: Taiwan Read More
18:50
Recess

Dec. 10 (Sun) Day 3 : Tribunal Venue: Kudan Kaikan Hall, Tokyo

10:15
Country presentation: Malaysia Read More
10:40
Country presentation: The Netherlands Read More
11:35
Country presentation: Indonesia Read More
13:00
Lunch Break
14:30
Expert testimony: Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder by Lepa Mladjenovic
14:55
Response of post-war Japanese government to the “comfort women” issue by Kawaguchi Kazuko from Japanese prosecutor Team
15:15
Expert testimony: State responsibility by Prof. Frits Kalshoven EXH_229 EXH_230
15:45
Country presentation: East Timor Read More
16:25
Country presentation: Japan Read More
Expert testimony: Japanese “comfort women” by Prof. Fujime Yuki Movie
17:00
Testimonies of Japanese former soldiers by Kaneko Yasuji and Suzuki Yoshio Movie
17:40
Amicus Curiae by Atty. Suzuki Isomi and Atty. Aitani Kunio
Atty. Suzuki Isomi: EXH_226 EXH_227
Atty. Aitani Kunio: EXH_228+232 EXH_228a EXH_231
18:05
Concluding speech by Co-Chief Prosecutors Movie
Ustinia Dolgopol: Application For Restitution Legal Memo
Patricia Viseur-Sellers: Common Indictment Legal Memo
18:55
Recess

Dec. 11 (Mon)  Venue: Kudan Kaikan Hall, Tokyo

Public Hearing on Crimes against Women in Recent Wars and Conflicts, coordinated by Women’s Caucus for Gender Justice, and Co-sponsored by VAWW-NET Japan and Asian Center for Women’s Human Rights (ASCENT)

Dec. 12 (The) Day 4: Tribunal Venue: Nihon Seinenkan Hall, Tokyo

10:00
Summary of Findings Movie

Note:
* The documents published on this page are the documents submitted to the Tribunal and the materials prepared by the IOC only.
* The video clips are trimmed from “Breaking the History of Silence — The Women’s International War Crimes Tribunal for the Trial of Japanese Military Sexual Slavery,” produced in 2001 and has been publicly available since then. Please also see “Video”.
* The name order on this site is following its original order (i.e. surnames come first for Korean, Chinese and Japanese names).