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The Transitional Justice Peace Agreements Database.  
Database - Record for : Gateway Communique
Record 392

Country :

Papua New Guinea/Bougainville

Agreement Title/Name:
Gateway Communique
Year :
Date Signed :

9 June 2000

Summary :

Declaration endorsing 'Proposals for a Special Status Agmt' and a report 'Autonomy and Referendum' as the basis for future negotiations. Notes that parties also discussed other issues such as capacity building, institutional strengthening, weapons disposal, amnesty and pardon, withdrawal of security forces and reconstruction of infrastructure, restoration of services and development.

Parties :
PNG Govt, Bougainville Delegation
Third Parties :
Statehood/Identity :
Not Applicable
Governance/Democratic Inst :
Not Applicable
Women :
Not Applicable
Amnesty :
Parties discussed amnesty, but nothing specific agreed.
Past Mechanism :
Not Applicable
Prisoner Release :
Parties discussed pardon, but nothing specific agreed.
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 :
Peace Process Consultative Committee to meet as soon as possible to develop proposals for weapons disposal and the phased withdrawal of the PNG Security Forces. Parties agree to begin further exchanges concerning all the above issues no later than the first week of Jule and to continue until final agmt is concluded, no later than mid-September 2000.
International Community :
UN Involvement :
Witnesses to signing. Parties acknowledge the assistance of the UN Observer Mission and Peace Monitoring Group in these negotiations.
Source :

Database hosted on INCORE webservice.

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