Monthly Archives: October 2013

U.S. Congressional Hearings on Colombia (UPDATED)

TESTIMONIES FROM THIS EVENT HAVE BEEN ADDED BELOW.  COMPLETE OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT CAN BE FOUND HERE. October 23, 2013 This Thursday, October 24, join us live or in person at the Capitol Visitors Center (HVC 210) for the Tom Lantos Human Rights … Continue reading

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Tensions Overplayed in Colombia’s Peace Process?

October 18, 2013 The rumors of recent weeks that a postponement of the peace talks might occur during electoral season (see my last blog post) appear to have died down, and Colombian  government negotiator Humberto de la Calle and FARC … Continue reading

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The Politics of Peace

October 11, 2013 Earlier this week, President Juan Manuel Santos surveyed the leading politicians of his party, the Social Party of National Unity (the “U” Party), and the Liberal Party.  He asked whether they thought it would be better to leave the … Continue reading

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La responsabilidad ética de la paz

3 de octubre de 2013 Ayer los delegados del gobierno colombiano y las FARC-EP iniciaron el ciclo 15 de la mesa de conversaciones en La Habana.  El diálogo se trata del tema de la participación política y siguen buscando crear … Continue reading

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Peace and Ethical Responsibilities

October 3, 2013 This morning, delegates of the government of Colombia and the FARC-EP resumed their 15th round of talks in Havana, where they continue to discuss the theme of political participation, and to craft agreements designed to end Colombia’s … Continue reading

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