Transitional Justice and DDR: The Case of Colombia (Case study)

4/20/2011

Sergio Jaramillo, Yanet Giha and Paula Torres

The DDR process in Colombia aims to guarantee citizens their fundamental rights while at the same time to create space for the integration of demobilized armed groups. It remains to be seen if the Colombian DDR and transitional justice model can be implemented such that it satisfies both the requirements of an immediate cession of violence while also meeting victim's demands for reparation.

Date published: 
6/1/2009