Reconciliation is increasingly acknowledged as an important component in responding to legacies of violence in order to build sustainable peace. Yet reconciliation initiatives have struggled to achieve the transformative impact needed to create the space for inclusive peacebuilding to take place.
To explore how reconciliation activities could better support inclusive peace processes, Conciliation Resources gathered 35 experts, practitioners, policymakers and stakeholders for a two-day reflection in November 2015 in London.
This report – by Mark Salter, Accord Insight 3 issue editor – distils the main points of discussion and concludes with several key lessons. It will inform the development of the forthcoming Accord Insight 3 publication, due out in Summer 2016.