Catholic Peacebuilding Network

Enhancing the study and practice of Catholic peacebuilding

Church's Initiatives on Social and Economic Development

For background on initiatives of the Church on social and economic development, see Katz Garcia, Mauricio. “A Regional Peace Experience: The Magdalena Medio Peace and Development Programme” in Accord: Alternatives to War Colombia’s Peace Processes, 2004.

On human rights and the armed conflict, please refer to the following studies done by the Center of Resources for Conflict Analysis (CERAC) in Colombia:

The Colombian Conflict: Where is it Heading? A Presentation by CERAC.

Presentation by CERAC: The Armed Conflict in Colombia: Dynamics, Groups, Actions, and Victims.