Conciliation Resources held a one-day expert joint analysis workshop in London on 1 November 2013 to discuss civil society responses and community engagement with armed groups. The event brought together 30 international peacebuilding practitioners and academics to discuss their experiences of the topic. Here Ed Garcia, a participant of the workshop, presents his reflections of the workshop.
Find out more:
- Our forthcoming, second Accord insight issue on local civil society engagement with non-state armed groups
- Find out about the recently introduced Humanitarian Assistance Facilitation Act draft bill
- Teresa Dumasy's comment piece on why and how to engage armed groups
- Read our initial study on engaging armed groups - Accord issue 16: Choosing to engage: armed groups and peace processes