PEACE IN COLOMBIA

Background to Colombia’s armed conflict

The peace process has entered its final leg. But discussion continues on a bilateral and definitive cease-fire and full FARC disarmament, as well as the implementation,...

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Land Reform

In 2013, the Agreement on Agriculture Development Policy was signed. Its main objective is to reverse the effects of the conflict and compensate the victims of dispossession and forced...

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Political participation

Political participation is one of the key points of the peace agreement. By recognizing that social movements have a right to such participation, the FARC and the government hope to ...

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End of the conflict

The U.N. Security Council has begun to prepare a resolution on the role it will fulfill in the process, at the request of the Colombian government and the FARC...

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Solving the Drug Problem

During the peace discussions, the negotiators have developed three points to address the problem of drugs in Colombia and how the problem feeds the cycle of violence in the county ...

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Victims of the conflict

The rebels and the government have agreed to a program of reparations for the victims of the conflict ...

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Implementation, Verification and Approval

The method of implementing and verifying the peace accord is currently being discussed. However, some elements are already being tested under the bilateral cease-fire between the Colombian government and the FARC ...

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