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The Transitional Justice Peace Agreements Database.  
Database - Record for : Basic Agreement for the Search for Peace by Political Means ('Oslo Agreement')
Record 315

Country :


Agreement Title/Name:
Basic Agreement for the Search for Peace by Political Means ('Oslo Agreement')
Year :
Date Signed :

30 March 1990

Summary :

Sets out arrangements for facilitation of future dialogue and confirms appointment and mandate of National Reconciliation Committee (CNR) Conciliator and invitation of UN monitoring force. Outlines plans for series of consultations involving Guatemalan National Revolutionary Unity (URNG) and a range of civil and political groups leading to direct dialogue with the government at an unspecified future date.

Parties :
Guatemalan Govt, URNG
Third Parties :
Statehood/Identity :
Not Applicable
Governance/Democratic Inst :
Not Applicable
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 :
note of thanks for support and solidarity of the Norwegian Church and its Council for External Relations, and the Bishop of Oslo, for hosting Talks. 'Activities to be Carried Out' (b) National Reconciliation Commission to convene meetings between URNG and reps of country's popular, religious, and business sectors, with a view to finding ways to resolve the nation's problems;
Dev& Socio-Economic Rights :
Not Applicable
Enforcement Mechanism :
'Good Offices': National Reconciliation Commission and URNG agree to request UNSG to observe the activities to be carried out and to act as guarantor of compliance with agreements and commitment entered into upon signature of this document.
International Community :
talks hosted by the Govt of Norway, and under the auspices of the Lutheran World Federation
UN Involvement :
UN (observer),
Source :
UN Peacemaker

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