With Tony Lloyd MP and Jo Stevens MP (Labour Party), John McCallister (Member of the Northern Ireland Human Rights Commission), Stephen Cavalier (Chief Executive of Thompsons Solicitors), Nick Crook (Head of International Relations at UNISON), Mark Fairhurst (Chair of POA ), Paul Glover (Executive Committee member of UNISON), Sally Hunt (President of the TUC and … Continue reading Photos from 2nd JFC Peace Monitor Delegation
The Justice for Colombia Peace Monitor delegation visited Colombia between 16 and 21 August to observe the state of implementation of the 2016 peace agreement and the broader human rights situation. The Peace Monitor previously visited Colombia in April 2018 and last week published its first report including a series of recommendations. While visiting different … Continue reading Statement of 2nd JFC Peace Monitor delegation
For the full report see here: JFC Peace Monitor - First Delegation Report 2018 This report details the conclusions from the Justice for Colombia (JFC) Peace Monitor delegation to Colombia which took place between 5 and 10 April 2018. The JFC Peace Monitor delegation, comprised of British and Irish parliamentarians and international trade union leaders, … Continue reading JFC Peace Monitor – First Report 2018
The second JFC Peace Monitor delegation will be in Colombia from 16 to 22 August 2018. The delegation will be in Bogotá before travelling to Catatumbo and the Farc reincorporation area (ETCR) in Filipinas. Here is a full list of the August 2018 delegation members: Tony Lloyd MP is a Member of the British Parliament … Continue reading Second Peace Monitor delegation in Colombia
With MPs Rosalie Winterton (Labour) and Mickey Brady (Sinn Fein), Lord Dave Watts (Labour), Sharan Burrow (General Secretary of the ITUC), Christine Blower (NEU), Peter Nolan (Forsa), Kate Osborne (Unite) and Gemma Swart (ITUC).
In April 2018 the first JFC Peace Monitor Delegation travelled to Colombia. MPs Rosalie Winterton (Labour) and Mickey Brady (Sinn Fein), Lord Dave Watts (Labour), Sharan Burrow (General Secretary of the ITUC), Christine Blower (Ex-General Secretary of the NEU), Peter Nolan (Forsa), Kate Osborne (Unite), and Gemma Swart (ITUC) spent one week meeting with the … Continue reading Daily Videos from 1st Delegation
10 April 2018, Bogota, Colombia The Justice for Colombia Peace Monitor delegation, comprised of British and Irish parliamentarians and international trade union leaders, visited Colombia between 5 and 10 April 2018 to observe the current state of implementation of the peace agreement signed between the Colombian government and the FARC in November 2016. Before … Continue reading Statement of 1st JFC Peace Monitor delegation
The JFC Peace Monitor is delighted to announce confirmation of the first of three delegations to Colombia during 2018. The delegation will take place between 4 and 10 April and will be looking to give support to the different actors involved in ensuring the peace process continues on a positive path, with a particular focus … Continue reading First delegation confirmed!
In November 2016 the FARC-EP and the Colombian Government signed a revised peace deal that brought an end to their more than 50 year military confrontation. For an infographics summary of the Agreement see here. For a text summary of the Agreement see here. And here you can find the full text of the Final … Continue reading The Final Peace Agreement