Category Archive: Peace Agreement

Chronology of Mindanao Peace Agreements

Chronology of Mindanao Peace Agreements Citation:  Download briefing paper. Note: This briefing paper is part of a series produced for UN Women in connection to the Global Study and High Level Review connected to the 15 year UN Secretary General Review of UN Security Council Resolution 1325. The Briefing papers have been produced to inform […]

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A chronology of Colombian Peace Processes and Peace Agreements

A chronology of Colombian Peace Processes and Peace Agreements Citation:  Download briefing paper. Note: This briefing paper is part of a series produced for UN Women in connection to the Global Study and High Level Review connected to the 15 year UN Secretary General Review of UN Security Council Resolution 1325. The Briefing papers have […]

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Unsettling Bargains? Power-sharing and the Inclusion of Women in Peace Negotiations

Unsettling Bargains? Power-sharing and the Inclusion of Women in Peace Negotiations Citation:  Download the report in English, Arabic, French or Spanish. Policy points: • There is work on the processes by which power-sharing arrangements can exclude notably women but little systematic research on the relationship. The report’s 14 recommendations include: • Women and gender perspectives should […]

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Text and Context: Evaluating Peace Agreements for their ‘Gender Perspective’

Text and Context: Evaluating Peace Agreements for their ‘Gender Perspective’ Citation:  Download the report in English, Arabic, French or Spanish. Key points: • Number of peace agreements referencing women increased over time, apparently partly under the influence of UNSC Resolutions on women, peace and security. • This increase is greater in processes in which the […]

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Constitution-Building in Political Settlement Processes: The Quest for Inclusion

Constitution-Building in Political Settlement Processes: The Quest for Inclusion, Discussion Report Citation: Download report Policy points: • A balance between allowing time to build consensus and using deadlines to keep the process on track needs to be found. • The constitution includes mechanisms for holding political elites accountable and strengthens the case for the inclusion […]

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Symposium on the Colombian Peace Talks and International Law

Lex Pacificatoria Colombiana: Colombia’s Peace Accord in Comparative Perspective Citation: Download journal article. Abstract: This short piece is an output of the ‘Symposium on the Colombian Peace Talks and International Law’. The author opens a conversation over how the Colombian Final Peace Accord provides evidence of, and a contribution to, a more general lex pacificatoria or “law of the […]

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Getting to ‘not yet’: Colombia’s Peace Agreement Referendum

This blog post, by Prof Christine Bell, PSRP Programme Director, addresses the result of the peace agreement referendum that took place in Colombia, last Sunday, 2 October 2016. This is the third of a series of blog posts related to the Colombian Peace Process. A referendum on the Colombian Peace Agreement between the Government and the FARC, appears to […]

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Myths and Realities – What is the Women, Peace and Security Agenda? GJA Student Ambassador Report for PSRP

Rebecca Smyth is a Global Justice Academy Student Ambassador for 2015-16. The Political Settlements Research Programme has partnered with the GJA in this initiative, to bring fresh opinions on key PSRP themes and projects to a broader audience. In this post, Rebecca reflects on the 2015 Chrystal Macmillan Lecture, which was delivered by Madeleine Rees. Madeleine […]

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