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Game Theory

Imagine two cars intentionally speeding towards each other on a head-on collision course. Some of you may know this game as Chicken, where the objective is to see who will be the ‘coward’, or chicken, and swerve out of the immanent disaster. 1,402 more words

Approaching the End of a Fifty-Year Conflict

Jennifer McCoy

Jennifer McCoy is Distinguished University Professor at Georgia State University and Director of the Carter Center’s Americas Program. She has met frequently with negotiators and other Colombian actors during peace talks. 763 more words

Peace Accords

Colombian Peace Process: Bridging Research and Practice

John Paul Lederach

John Paul Lederach is an internationally known peacebuilder and teacher who contributes to the Peace Accords Matrix at the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies. 724 more words

Peace Accords

Colombia, from a Mediator's Perspective

Francisco Diez

Francisco Diez has extensive experience mediating conflicts throughout Latin America and is actively working on the Colombia peace process.

Colombia is a country of contrasts. 734 more words

Peace Accords

UN calls on Cambodia’s parties to honor agreement

A United Nations envoy urged Cambodia’s opposition party and Prime Minister Hun Sen’s ruling Cambodian People’s Party (CPP) on Tuesday to adhere to the terms of a pact they forged last summer in which they agreed to end a political deadlock. 643 more words

State Building

Syrian opposition starts talks in Moscow

Members of the Syrian opposition meeting in Moscow on Monday said they aimed to work out common demands to present to the Damascus government when its representatives join them later this week in an attempt to revive peace efforts. 331 more words

State Building

How peace gets stronger in society

I am writing an International Alert report about how peacebuilding can be more routinely and effectively integrated into economic development, for publication in mid-year. I.e. going beyond… 1,396 more words

International Development