Peace Mail/ May 2 - 8 2017
Weekly Update on the implementation of the Peace Agreement. The final peace accord contains a three-pronged approach to ensuring fulfillment of commitments included in the text: the Commission for Monitoring, Promotion, and Verification of the Implementation of the Peace Accord (CSIVI), the National Reincorporation Council (CNR) and the GOC-FARC-UN tripartite Monitoring and Verification Mechanism (MM&V). This callout box includes a weekly update on releases and work related to these supports for implementing the peace accords in Colombia.
- UN Security Council visits rural Colombian community for first-hand view of peace process
- FARC expected to lay down individually held arms by May 31 for UN collection, but not all arms
- FARC to meet with ELN in Cuba