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The Transitional Justice Peace Agreements Database.  
Database - Record for : The Global Ceasefire Agreement
Record 574

Country :


Agreement Title/Name:
The Global Ceasefire Agreement
Year :
Date Signed :

16 November 2003

Summary :

An agreement consisting of the Ceasefire agreements, 2 Dec 2002, Pretoria Protocol, 27 Jan 2003, Pretoria Protocol on Political defense and security power-sharing in Burundi, 8 Oct 2003, Pretorial Protocol on outstanding issues of political, defense, and security power-sharing, signed on 2 November 2003, and the Technical Forces Agreement, 2003. It identifies actors who will be responsible for implementation and the sechdule for implementation as well as those contained in the previous agreements. Declares itself to be 'an integral part of the Arusha Peace and Reconciliation Agreement for Burundi. Revokes all earlier conflicting provisions of the Arusha Agreement in relation to the CNDD-FDD Movement. Article 6 provides for an undertaking to implement these agreements in full.

Parties :
Transitional Government of the Republic of Burundi and the National Council fo rthe Defence of Democracy-Forces for the Defence of Democracy (CNDD-FDD)
Third Parties :
Statehood/Identity :
Not Applicable
Governance/Democratic Inst :
Provides for revision of inconsistent constitutional legislative or regulatory provisions (art 3).
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 :
The agreements shall be implemented by the existing peace-process institutions in Burundi:African Mission in Burundi; The Implementation Monitoring Committee; Joint Ceasefire Commission, in accordance with the timetable. President of the Republic of Uganda and President of the regional rPEace Initiative signs as 'guarantor of the implementaiton of the Global Ceasefire Agreement
International Community :
Witness agreement, and are part of the peace process institutions. Copies of the agreement are to be deposited with Secretary General of UN, Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union, and the Transitional Government of Burundi.
UN Involvement :
third party
Source :
UN Peacemaker

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