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The Transitional Justice Peace Agreements Database.  
 
Database - Record for : Memorandum of understanding between the Georgian and Abkhaz sides at the negotiations held in Geneva
Record 12

Country :

Georgia/Abkhazia

Agreement Title/Name:
Memorandum of understanding between the Georgian and Abkhaz sides at the negotiations held in Geneva
Year :
1993
Date Signed :

1 December 1993

Summary :

Commitment not to use force or threat of force for period of negotiations. Maintenance of peace to be promoted by increase in international observers and use of peace-keeping forces. Also provided for exchange of prisoners of war before 20 December in gesture of good will; urgent measures to find missing persons; creation of conditions for return of refugees and return of land and property. Parties expressed hope for participation of United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees and appealed for humanitarian assistance. Agreed a group of experts would prepare recommendations on the political status of Abkhazia and set date for next round of negotiations.


Parties :
Georgia, Abkhazia
Third Parties :
Statehood/Identity :
Agreed a group of experts would prepare recommendations on the political status of Abkhazia
Governance/Democratic Inst :
Not Applicable
Women :
Not Applicable
Amnesty :
Not Applicable
Past Mechanism :
Not Applicable
Prisoner Release :
3. provided for exchange of prisoners of war before 20 December in gesture of good will
Victims :
Not Applicable
Criminal Justice Reform :
Not Applicable
National Human Rights Inst :
Not Applicable
Human Rights Framework :
Not Applicable
Judicial Reform :
Not Applicable
Policing :
Not Applicable
Refugees/Land :
creation of 4. conditions for return of refugees and return of land and property. Parties expressed hope for participation of United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.
Civil Society :
Not Applicable
Dev& Socio-Economic Rights :
6. intl commission be established to promote economic recovery.
Enforcement Mechanism :
2. Maintenance of peace to be promoted by increase in international observers and use of peace-keeping forces. 8. date for next round of negotiations under aegis of UN, with facilitation of Russia, and participation of CSCE
International Community :
'In the presence of' Russian Federation, UN, OSCE; 6. parties appeal to intl community to render assistance in re-establishing basic supply systems to the population of the conflict zone, and that intl commission be established to promote economic recovery. 7. UN and OSCE to make recommendations to group of experts working on political status of Abkhazia. 8. date for next round of negotiations under aegis of UN, with facilitation of Russia, and participation of CSCE.
UN Involvement :
7. UN to make recommendations to group of experts working on political status of Abkhazia. 8. date for next round of negotiations under aegis of UN,
Source :
on file with author


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