Resources

Legitimacy and peace processes: from coercion to consent (Accord 25)

Apr 2014
Legitimacy matters for peace. It is the basis of the social and political deals between states and citizens, and local leaders and their communities. Legitimacy transforms coercive power into political authority and is the bedrock of peaceful societies. Looking at 15 country case studies at various stages of conflict, this edition in our Accord series focuses on legitimacy and the practical ways that it can contribute to building more sustainable peace.

Policy brief - Legitimacy and peace process: from coercion to consent

Apr 2014
This 6-page policy brief summarises the findings of Accord 25 - Legitimacy and peace processes: from coercion to consent. It argues that a legitimacy lens should be applied to peace processes by paying attention to priorities of context, consent and change.

Ethical Pact for a Country in Peace

Feb 2014
A group of women from diverse sectors of Colombian society have launched a new peacebuilding initiative, the Ethical Pact for a Country in Peace. The Pact calls on Colombian society, policymakers and the international community to support the ‘transformation’ of Colombian society to a peaceful one, by signing-up to 15 actions.

El Pacto ético por un país en paz

Feb 2014
Un grupo de mujeres de diversos sectores de la sociedad colombiana han lanzado una nueva iniciativa para la construcción de paz: el Pacto ético por un país en paz. El pacto convoca a la sociedad, los diseñadores de políticas y la comunidad internacional a apoyar la “transformación” de la sociedad colombiana hacia una pacífica,por medio de la firma de hasta 15 acciones.

Evento: Mesa por la paz – Londres, 19 de mayo

May 2013

Con la presencia de cinco representantes de la Comisión de Paz del Congreso, la Mesa Europea por la Paz es la oportunidad para que los colombianos residentes en el Reino Unido expresen sus propuestas y participen en el proceso de paz entre el gobierno y las FARC.

Todo colombiano preocupado y comprometido con el futuro del país está invitado, independientemente de su ideología, simpatía, escepticismo o crítica con las negociaciones. 

Event: Colombia Peace Forum – London, 19 May

May 2013

With attendance by five representatives of the Commission for Peace of the Colombian Congress, the Colombia Peace Forum is the opportunity for Colombians living in the UK to present proposals and participate in the peace process taking place between the government and the FARC.

All Colombians concerned with and committed to the future of the country are invited to participate, regardless of ideology, sympathy, skepticism or criticism of the negotiations.

Information summary about our work

Mar 2013

A set of 10 double-sided information sheets that give a brief overview about each of the conflict contexts we work in, plus a summary of Accord and our policy work.

Informations concises sur notre travail

Mar 2013

10 fiches d'information recto-verso qui donnent des sommaires de chacun des contextes conflits dont nous travaillons, ainsi qu'une sommaire de notre publication Accord et notre travaille de politique.

Información resumida de nuestro trabajo

Mar 2013
Diez hojas de información de doble cara que dan un resumen breve de cada uno de los contextos conflictivos en los que trabajamos, además de un resumen de Accord y nuestro trabajo de incidencia en políticas públicas.

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