Perspectives on Colombia’s Peace Process and Opportunities for U.S. Engagement

Jueves 13 de febrero de 2014, por Wola

Videos are now available for the Colombia peace process conference held on January 23rd at The Elliott School for International Affairs at George Washington University sponsored by the Washington Office on Latin America.

Abusos de la Fuerza Pública | Colombia | Guerrillas | Paz y Derechos Humanos |

Videos are now available for the Colombia peace process conference held on January 23rd at The Elliott School for International Affairs at George Washington University sponsored by the Washington Office on Latin America.

Speakers from across Colombia’s political spectrum were largely optimistic that the peace process will produce an agreement. If and when this happens, it will be important that U.S. policymakers be prepared to shift course to support a transition away from war. The different speakers explored the issues at the peace talks most likely to impact U.S. policymakers (primarily the drug issue and extraditions), the role of the international community during and after the peace process, and the importance of an independent civil society to ensure that any agreements reached can be successfully implemented.

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Afiliaciones

Afiliado a la Federación Internacional de Derechos Humanos
y la Organización Mundial contra la Tortura
Estatus Consultivo en la OEA

José Alvear Restrepo

Nace en Medellín el 1 de julio de 1913 en el seno de una familia de profundas convicciones religiosas y bajo los parámetros de la ideología del partido conservador. Realiza sus estudios en la Facultad de Derecho de la Universidad de Antioquia, donde se gradúa de Abogado con una brillante tesis titulada: "Conflictos del trabajo: la huelga"

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