Inclusive Peace & Transition Initiative

Supporting peace processes through comparative evidence

IPTI aims to support sustainable peace by providing expertise on the inclusion of diverse actors in peace and transition processes

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Launch of the report "Making Women Count - Not Just Counting Women"

This report, commissioned by UN Women, was launched on March 9 in an event organized by Vital Voices and the Embassy of Switzerland in the USA

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Are elections giving democracy a bad name?

Introduced by Kofi Annan, the event was moderated by Thania Paffenholz, and the panel composed of Ruth Dreifuss, Olusegun Obasanjo, Hassan Wirajuda and Ricardo Lagos.

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Civil Society in Peace Processes at a Glance

This four pages summary sums up a multiyear research project answering how, when, and under what circumstances civil society may or may not fulfill a peace-supporting role.


Colombia: Is Peace Closer than Ever?

Thania Paffenholz discusses the prospects and risks for peace in Colombia as the Government of Colombia and the FARC are expected to sign the first realistic deal after decades of war.

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IPTI Peace & Transition Observatory

Analysis and assessment of ongoing processes through IPTI's comparative lens



A wide range of resources on peace and transition processes, among which briefing notes, case studies, reports and academic publications