A Pathway to Peace: Reintegrating Colombia’s Former Rebels
—Researched and written by Trevor Bero—
As the peace process slowly unfolds between the Colombian government and the rebel group Las Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias Colombianas, ex-combatants face the arduous task of reintegration into civilian life. The United Nations has dedicated a mission to assist in this transition in hopes of maintaining the stability of the agreement. While support from an international institution will certainly help, success will ultimately depend on continued mutual cooperation within the nation.