Peace Mail/ May 9-15 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.
- The first group of 12 members of the FARC-EP received certifications for completion of the process of laying down their arms
- Carlos Córdoba, Manager of the Transitional Zones, announced that these transitional zones are going to be sites for reintegrating the guerrilla to civilian life
- Ten minors released from transitional zones
- U.N. Security Council offers reflections after Colombia visit