Conflict Trends 2007/3


Peace Agreements

"Through analysis of broad themes and selected case studies, this issue of Conflict Trends seeks to under- stand the practice of peace agreements and evaluates the successes, failures and challenges of processes and implementation. The valuable lessons learned and best practices highlighted can – and should – significantly inform emerging peace-making processes in Africa."

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by Vasu Gounden


Towards Continental Transformation: Understanding Sustainable Peace Agreements in Africa
by Paul-Henri Bischoff

The Peace-Justice Dilemma and Amnesty in Peace Agreements
by Adam Penman

Peace Agreements in Angola and Implications for Governance
by Michael Comerford

Peace Agreements in Burundi: Assessing the Impact
by Adelin Hatungimana, Jenny Theron and Anton Popic

Peace in Côte d’Ivoire: An Analysis of the Ouagadougou Peace Accord
by Chrysantus Ayangafac

The Lusaka Ceasefire Agreement and Stability in the DRC
by Sadiki Koko

The Sierra Leone Lomé Peace Accord
by J. Shola Omotola

Overview of Key Peace Agreements in Africa 1990 – 2007
by Karanja Mbugua

Book Review

Getting In: Mediator’s Entry into the Settlement of African Conflicts
by Venashri Pillay