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The Transitional Justice Peace Agreements Database.  
Database - Record for : Accordos de Paz para Angola, Lisbon ('Bicesse Accords')
Record 213

Country :


Agreement Title/Name:
Accordos de Paz para Angola, Lisbon ('Bicesse Accords')
Year :
Date Signed :

31 March 1991

Summary :

Parties agree to the following binding docs: a. the ceasefire agmt, b. fundamental principles for the establihsment of peace in Angola, c. Concepts for resolving the issues still pending between the Govt of Angola and UNITA, d. Protocol of Estoril.

Parties :
UNITA, Angolan Govt
Third Parties :
Statehood/Identity :
Not Applicable
Governance/Democratic Inst :
FUNDAMENTAL PRINCIPLES FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF PEACE IN ANGOLA, 1. parties agree that general election to be held. 2. UNITA to become political party. 3. negotiations on changes to the Constitution. PROTOCOL OF ESTORIL I. provides for elections and its terms.
Women :
Not Applicable
Amnesty :
Not Applicable
Past Mechanism :
Not Applicable
Prisoner Release :
Not Applicable
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 :
Not Applicable
Civil Society :
Not Applicable
Dev& Socio-Economic Rights :
Not Applicable
Enforcement Mechanism :
CEASEFIRE AGMT, II.3. procides for release of all civilian and military prisoners, to be verified by the ICRC
International Community :
Portugal (mediator), US, USSR (observers)
UN Involvement :
Source :

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