Protecting civilians in LRA-affected areas: Regional Civil Society Task Force

Jul 2014
People in East and Central Africa still live in fear of attack by the Lord's Resistance Army. There is an urgent need to tackle this. Religious, traditional leaders and civil society organisations from LRA affected areas have put together a series of recommendations for international actors, local governments and community groups on protecting civilians.

Discurso - Rosa Emilia Salamanca

Jun 2014
El 24 de abril de 2014, la Directora Ejecutiva de CIASE (Corporación de Investigación y Acción Social y Económica), Rosa Emilia Salamanca, pronunció un discurso en un evento organizado por el Presidente de la Asamblea General de la ONU en el que abordó la necesidad de incluir el género, la violencia y la paz en el marco de desarrollo post 2015 de la ONU. Esta es una transcripción de su discurso.

Keynote Address - Rosa Emilia Salamanca

Jun 2014
On 24 April 2014, Conciliation Resources' partner, Rosa Emilia Salamanca, spoke at an event organised by the President of the UN’s General Assembly. She addressed the need to include gender, violence and peace in the UN’s post-2015 development framework. This is a transcript of her address.

UNSCR 1325 IN EUROPE: 20 case studies of implementation

Jun 2014
This collection of case studies, produced by the European Peacebuilding Liaison Office (EPLO), explores the national implementation of UNSCR 1325 in twenty European states.

Protéger les civils des enlèvements de la LRA

Apr 2014

Conciliation Resources travaille en étroite collaboration avec des organisations de la société civile locales dans certaines zones du Congo, de la République centrafricaine et du Soudan du Sud, où les communautés vivent encore dans la peur d’être attaquées par l’Armée de résistance du Seigneur (Lord's Resistance Army - LRA).

Recommendations: Protecting civilians from LRA abductions

Apr 2014
The Lord's Resistance Army (LRA) has abducted over 3,400 Congolese civilians since 2008. In February 2014 alone the LRA abducted 35 people in Haut Uele district of the Democratic Republic of Congo's (DRC) Orientale Province. In response to this enduring violence, Conciliation Resources and 58 other civil society groups have sent a joint letter to the UN peacekeeping mission in the DRC (MONUSCO). The letter provides concrete recommendations on how peacekeepers deployed in LRA-affected zones can better protect civilians.

Dialogue on international responses to UN Resolutions and Philippine Action Plan on women, peace and security

Oct 2011
This summary presents the first meeting in the Conciliation Resources-led process of drafting an international action plan on women peace and security in response to UN Security Council Resolutions and the Philippines National Action Plan.

Choosing to engage: Armed groups and peace processes: Policy brief

Sep 2009
This policy brief summarises Conciliation Resources’ Accord (issue 16) 'Choosing to engage: Armed groups and peace processes' and focuses on the importance and challenges of negotiating with armed groups.

Peace through human rights

Nov 2008
Although it is difficult to see at first glance, human rights issues may be the key to bringing the parties in the Mindanao peace process closer together. Kristian Herbolzheimer of Conciliation Resources explains how in this article.

Reconfiguring politics: The Indonesia-Aceh peace process (Indonesian)

Sep 2008
Reconfiguring politics: the Indonesia-Aceh peace process, edited by Aguswandi and Judith Large, analyses developments leading to the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding between the Indonesian government and the Free Aceh Movement (GAM) in August 2005, and how this agreement has been put into practice.


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