“Housing and property restitution is an essential element of reconstruction and recovery in post-conflic situations and a precondition for return” – Scott Leckie.

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Pinheiro Principles, Scott Leckie and Khaled Hassine this month launched the first ever Commentary on these influential principles, formally known as the United Nations Principles on Housing and Property Restitution for Refugees and Displaced persons.

Read the press release from the Geneva Press Club here.