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The Transitional Justice Peace Agreements Database.  
Database - Record for : Buin Declaration
Record 320

Country :

Papua New Guinea/Bougainville

Agreement Title/Name:
Buin Declaration
Year :
Date Signed :

22 August 1998

Summary :

Pan Bougainvillean Leaders Congress reaffirming Burnham Declaration, Lincoln Agreement, the Arawa Implementation of Ceasefire Agmt

Parties :
Chiefs of Central Bougainville, Chiefs of South Bougainville, Chiefs of North Bougainville, Women of Bougainville
Third Parties :
Statehood/Identity :
Preamble: 'Aware of the need for a process which takes into account the right of the people to self-determination'. 1. Political Issue. The Congress believes that the people of Bougainville are united in their common aspiration for an independent homeland. To this end, the Congress calls upon the Govt of PNG to give the people of Bougainville, as a matter of principle, the chance to exercise their individual and collective rights to self-determination.
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 :
Not Applicable
Dev& Socio-Economic Rights :
Not Applicable
Enforcement Mechanism :
International Community :
Agmt witnessed by Govt of Solomon Islands
UN Involvement :
Source :

Database hosted on INCORE webservice.

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