March 7, 2016
Women have played groundbreaking roles in Colombia’s peace process between the government and the country’s largest rebel group, the FARC. With a peace agreement in sight in Colombia and on the occasion of International Women’s Day, join the U.S. Institute of Peace on March 8 for a briefing on the status of women in peace processes, with a focus on the Colombia case. The discussion is co-sponsored by USIP’s Colombia Peace Forum and the Conflict Prevention and Resolution Forum of Johns Hopkins Advanced School of International Studies. The forum will feature:
Nancy Lindborg, Welcoming Remarks
President, U.S. Institute of Peace
Ambassador Kåre R. Aas, Panelist
Ambassador of Norway to the United States
Virginia M. Bouvier, Panelist
Senior Advisor for Peace Processes, U.S. Institute of Peace
Carla Koppell, Commentator
Vice President, Applied Conflict Transformation, U.S. Institute of Peace
Kathleen Kuehnast, Moderator
Senior Gender Advisor, U.S. Institute of Peace
To register for the event, click here.
To view the broadcast live, tune in below on Tuesday, March 8th from 9:30 -11:00 am (EST):
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Of potential interest to viewers, via the FARC peace delegation: