FOCUS ON – Counterterrorism laws: humanitarian exemptions under debate

FOCUS ON – Counterterrorism laws: humanitarian exemptions under debate

Sep 12, 2016 | No Comments

Humanitarian action faces growing political constraints. Counterterrorism laws are a prime example and have negative consequences such as restricting funding allocated to complex crises, delaying project implementation or creating self-censorship by NGOs. In that perspective, should NGOs advocate more for humanitarian exemptions?

 

FOCUS ON – The hopes and disillusions surrounding the Agreement for Peace and Reconciliation in Mali

FOCUS ON – The hopes and disillusions surrounding the Agreement for Peace and Reconciliation in Mali

Jul 1, 2016 | No Comments

This month, on the occasion of the first anniversary of the Peace and Reconciliation agreement in Mali reached through the “Algiers process”, the Secretary General of the United Nations, Ban Ki-Moon, reasserted the United Nations’ support for a process which has brought both hope and disillusion.

 

FOCUS ON – Espoirs et désillusions autour de l’Accord pour la paix et la réconciliation au Mali

FOCUS ON – Espoirs et désillusions autour de l’Accord pour la paix et la réconciliation au Mali

Jul 1, 2016 | No Comments

Ce mois-ci, à l’occasion du premier anniversaire de l’Accord pour la paix et la réconciliation au Mali issu du processus d’Alger, le secrétaire général de l’ONU Ban Ki-Moon a réaffirmé le soutien de l’ONU à un processus porteur d’espoirs comme de désillusions.

 

FEEDBACK – Colombia on the long road to peace…

FEEDBACK – Colombia on the long road to peace…

Nov 17, 2015 | No Comments

Thanks to recent advances in the peace talks underway in Havana, Colombia is at a turning point in its history. However the context is still complex: with more than 6 million internally displaced people, Colombia is also one of the most heavily landmine-polluted countries in the world.