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New Steps to Address The Tragedy of Colombia’s Disappeared

June 10, 2016 Virginia M. Bouvier and Lisa Haugaard* The tragedy of the “disappeared” in Colombia’s more than half-century of internal war cuts across the entire society. Among those who were forcibly seized and then vanished without further information are … Continue reading

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Parties Resume Talks in Havana; Advances in Trust-Building Continue

April 21, 2016 Colombian government and FARC-EP representatives resume their 49th round of peace talks in Havana today.  There they continue discussions on ending the internal armed conflict that has plagued Colombia for more than half a century.  Negotiators had … Continue reading

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Se discute en Washington el Acuerdo #62 sobre desaparición forzada: EVENTO EL VIERNES 22 ABRIL

21 abril 2016 Mañana, el 22 de abril, en el Instituto de Paz de los Estados Unidos, analizaremos el acuerdo sobre la desaparición forzada suscrito en La Habana el 17 de octubre por las delegaciones de paz del gobierno de … Continue reading

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Evento sobre reconciliación en Colombia

VER EL VIDEO DEL EVENTO EN ESPAÑOL AQUÎ. 13 de julio de 2015 Se les invita a acompañar una discusión sobre las mujeres trabajando para la reconciliación en Colombia.  Los temas incluirán también la justicia transicional y los acercamientos psico-sociales con … Continue reading

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Abriendo camino para los afro-colombianos en el proceso de paz

17 mayo 2015 En el contexto de las encuestas recientes que señalan una disminución del apoyo para las conversaciones entre el gobierno colombiano y las FARC-EP en La Habana (ver aquí), puede ser el momento de profundizar alianzas con la … Continue reading

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Thinking about Inclusion: Afro-Colombians and the Colombian Peace Process

May 18, 2015 In a context of recent polls indicating waning public support for the peace talks between the government and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC)–see previous post here–it is worth thinking about how to address the issue … Continue reading

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The Peace Frequency

May 14, 2015 The U.S. Institute of Peace has developed a radio program in tandem with courses that it offers through the Global Campus of its Academy for International Conflict Management and Peacebuilding.  On April 14, 2015, my colleague Daryn … Continue reading

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