Parapolitics, Extradition and Justice and Peace in Colombia
Wednesday, Nov 25 2009
Madrid (Bufete Garrigues)On November 24 and 25 2009, the Toledo International Centre for Peace –CITpax-, organised in Madrid a working session on “Parapolitics, Extradition and Justice and Peace in Colombia”, within the project that CITpax has carried out since 2005 to accompany and support the institutions in the Justice and Peace process that Colombia has committed to.The event aimed at, on the one hand, offering a space for Magistrates of the Criminal Division of the Supreme Court and Spanish experts, to consider the definition and procedural aspects that from the legal point of view, can c Read more...
Building Citizenship and Reconciliation through Access to Justice. Contributions to the process in Magdalena
Thursday, Aug 13 2009
Santa Marta (University of Magdalena, Colombia)On August 12 and 13, CITpax organised a seminar in Santa Marta to promote the exchange of ideas and best practices and to consider alternatives and solutions to the existing problems on access to justice, as a crucial element towards building citizenship. The seminar counted on the participation of institutions and international and civil society organizations.The seminar is a pilot project of the Observatory, under its new line of action on reconciliation and building citizenship of communities affected by violence, in particular with regards to Read more...
Interculturality and conflict in Latin America: how to reconcile the plurinational state and the autonomic regime: the case of Bolivia
Tuesday, Jul 21 2009
Madrid (Centro de Estudios Políticos y Constitucionales - CEPC), 20 - 21 July 2009CITpax organised a Seminar in Madrid, on 20-21 July, to identify the causes and possible solutions to the current disagreements in Bolivia. The project of the current President Evo Morales called “Bolivia’s Refoundation” was initiated three years ago and culminated with the approval, via referendum, of the new Constitution on 25 January, 2009. However, the negative vote of the Media Luna Regions, as well as the doubts voiced by the opposition regarding the viability of the Constitutional Project, constitute Read more...