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Building Colombia’s New Peace: Young Peace Leaders Explore Their Roles in Colombia and Beyond

March 24, 2017 Check out the panel at the University of Cartagena, sponsored by the U.S. Institute for Peace’s Generation Change Program, launched this week in Cartagena, Colombia. Speakers included: Luis Felipe Botero Technical Advisor, Territorial Peace Team for the … Continue reading

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My Article from the Daily Beast

http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2016/02/08/peace-at-last-in-colombia-cocaine-country-unless-we-er-blow-it.html

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Peace in Colombia Falters in Critical Area: Public Opinion

May 6, 2015 The 36th round of peace talks between the Colombian government and the Colombian Revolutionary Armed Forces (FARC) opened last week in Havana, Cuba. The optimism from the last two rounds, when negotiators agreed on measures to deescalate … Continue reading

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32nd Cycle Ends in Havana

Havana, Cuba February 16, 2015 On Thursday, Feb. 12, the latest cycle of peace talks between the government of Colombia and the FARC in Havana came to a close after 10 days of discussions that focused on the final two substantive … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Dec. 31, 2014 Dear Readers– As this year draws to a close, I am grateful for my health, a loving family, and supportive friends and colleagues.  I continue to be inspired by the work that so many of you and others … Continue reading

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Back on Track: Colombian Peace Talks Resume Today in Havana

Dec. 10, 2014 The peace delegations of the government of Colombia and the FARC-EP return to the table in Havana to resume talks today, thereby putting an end to the crisis that was precipitated by the detention of a high-ranking … Continue reading

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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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