Monthly Archives: June 2014

Post-Electoral Assessments

June 20, 2014 Attached please find an interview that appeared on Al-Jazeera English on June 16 with commentary by me and two colleagues, Eric Farnsworth, vice president of the Council of the Americas; and Christian Voelkel, Colombia representative for the International … Continue reading

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Politics from Bogota

June 14, 2014 Just back from a week in Bogota, where I was able to partake of some of the capital’s  political culture in the final days before Sunday’s presidential elections.  It has been an exciting time, but also one … Continue reading

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Could Colombia’s Election Kill Its Peace Process?

Check out my latest article in ForeignPolicy.com here.

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As Colombia’s Elections Approach, Peace Process Finds Itself in Race Against Time

  To see my just published article at the International Peace Institute’s Global Observatory, click here: As Colombia’s Elections Approach, Peace Process Finds Itself in Race Against Time.    

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Breaking News from Havana: Joint Declaration of Principles on Victims

June 7, 2014 In a press conference in Havana this morning, where Colombian government and FARC negotiators have been meeting since Tuesday to discuss the theme of victims, the parties  presented a joint “Declaration of Principles for the Discussion of … Continue reading

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Victims on the Agenda and at the Table; Presidential Debates

June 6, 2014 Last Tuesday, June 3rd, the Colombian government and FARC delegations resumed peace  talks in Havana, where they are preparing to discuss the theme of victims.  On his arrival in Havana, lead government negotiator Humberto de la Calle … Continue reading

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