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The Transitional Justice Peace Agreements Database.  
 
Database - Record for : The Burnham Truce
Record 567

Country :

Papua New Guinea/Bougainville

Agreement Title/Name:
The Burnham Truce
Year :
1997
Date Signed :

10 October 1997

Summary :

Parties agree interim measures to refrain from intimidation and armed confrontation, to allow freedom of movement, respect HR, and enforcement mechanism.


Parties :
National Govt of PNG, Bougainville Transitional Govt, the Resistance, the Bougainville Interim Govt, Bougainville Revolutionary Army
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 :
1. parties commit to respect and promote basic HR and fundamental freedoms.
Judicial Reform :
Not Applicable
Policing :
Not Applicable
Refugees/Land :
Not Applicable
Civil Society :
5. Field commanders of the PNG Security forces, the Resistance and BRA, and Village chiefs meet on a regular basis to consult, review and monitor the implementation of this commitment as well as to consult as required and resolve any incidents which may threaten or breach these understandings as well as to promote the aspirations expressed herein.
Dev& Socio-Economic Rights :
Not Applicable
Enforcement Mechanism :
5. Field commanders of the PNG Security forces, the Resistance and BRA, and Village chiefs meet on a regular basis to consult, review and monitor the implementation of this commitment as well as to consult as required and resolve any incidents which may threaten or breach these understandings as well as to promote the aspirations expressed herein. 6. recommend to the National Govt and leaders on Bougainville immediately invite a neutral regional group to monitor the terms of this agmt.
International Community :
Governer of Solomon Islands witnessed the signing. 6. recommend to the National Govt and leaders on Bougainville immediately invite a neutral regional group to monitor the terms of this agmt.
UN Involvement :
Source :
Accord


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