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The Transitional Justice Peace Agreements Database.  
Database - Record for : The Toncontin Agreement
Record 595

Country :


Agreement Title/Name:
The Toncontin Agreement
Year :
Date Signed :

23 March 1990

Summary :

Resistance forces recognizes the results of free elections and commits to demobilizing; parties agree a ceasefire; parties requesting cooperation of intl bodies such as ONUCA and Comisión Internacional de Apoyo y Verificación (CIAV), and Most Reverend Miguel Obando y Bravo

Parties :
President Elect, Nicaraguan Resistance
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 :
Second. As an expression of just recognition of the patriotic work of the Nicaraguan resistance, it is necessary to assist the injured orphans and widows, the innocent victims of the armed struggle. To that end it undertakes to take measures to ensure the rehabilitation and social reintegration of those affected as soon as Mrs. Violeta Barrios de Chamorro assumes office. They will also be entitled to the corresponding monthly pensions.
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 :
Most reverend Cardinal Miguel Obando y Bravo signatory to agmt, and moral guarantor [this language not used in agmt]
Dev& Socio-Economic Rights :
Not Applicable
Enforcement Mechanism :
Third. For the purpose of implementing all that is agreed on, there shall be appointed a special transition committee, composed of members of the new Govt and the Nicaraguan resistance,
International Community :
CIAV (Comisión Internacional de Apoyo y Verificación) to verify ceasefire and monitor and support agmt
UN Involvement :
ONUCA to verify ceasefire and monitor and support agmt
Source :
UN Peacemaker

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