BRINGING DISPLACED PERSONS INTO PEACE PROCESSES: GOOD FOR THEM, GOOD FOR PEACE

 

9 June 2010: Some 26 million people have been driven from their homes and forced to resettle into another part of their own country due to conflict, natural disasters, or other reasons. Just recently the United Nations launched a Guideline for integrating Internal Displacement in Peace Processes and Agreements. Donald Steinberg, Crisis Group’s Deputy President for Policy, talks about the key role of Internally Displaced Persons in Peace Talks.