Peace

Colombia’s peace deal: the cultural divide and its impact on women’s rights

Colombia’s peace deal: the cultural divide and its impact on women’s rights

On 30 November 2016, Colombia’s congress approved a revised peace deal between the government and Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia (FARC), the nation’s largest rebel group. This marked the end of a 52-year war that killed more than 220,000 people and displaced an estimated five million.