Peace Mail/ December 19-25, 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.
- President Juan Manuel Santos signed Decree 2125, which established the process to extend the suspension of arrest warrants for FARC members participating in the peace process
- President Juan Manuel Santos issued a Presidential Directive addressed to all national entities that eceive resources from the National General Budget to prioritize activities that facilitate the reincorporation of the FARC
- Gustavo Bell named new GoC chief negotiator with ELN