3 Referred to as the “Nairobists”, they included Micheal Djotodia, Nouredine Adam and their top commanders, as well as the Francois Bozizé and his son, Jean-Francis Bozizé, Maxime Mokom and Joachim Kokaté. The Central African Republic (CAR) initialled a peace deal with 14 armed groups on Tuesday following two weeks of talks in the Sudanese capital, … Jean-Pierre Lacroix, the U.N. under secretary general for … The armed groups have presented dozens of demands, including a general amnesty, to an African Union expert panel seeking to broker peace in the country, a dialogue that is scheduled to resume on August 27 in the western town … A peace deal brought together the CAR government and 14 armed groups who control most of the country. Preventing Children from Getting an Education NAIROBI, Kenya, March 23, 2017-Mareeg-Armed groups in the Central African Republic have occupied, looted, and damaged school buildings, preventing children from getting an education, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today. Pages in category "Rebel groups in the Central African Republic" The following 18 pages are in this category, out of 18 total. Selected Working Group on Children and Armed Conflict Documents View All 19 December 2016 S/AC.51/2016/3 The Working Group on Children and Armed Conflict conclusions on the Central African Republic. BANGUI, 17 September 2014 (IRIN) - This week saw the official launch of the UN Mission for the Stabilization of the Central African Republic (MINUSCA), which … Four posts for armed groups in new Central African Republic government The new government of Central Africa, appointed by presidential decree on Friday, includes ministers from armed groups that signed last month's peace deal. In the Central African Republic, the smooth conduct of the December 2020 elections will be essential for the country's stability. Central African Republic, 14 armed groups reach peace deal Thousands of people have been killed and hundreds of thousands displaced in a conflict in … The price of this limited calm will be high, warns Eleanor Beevor. We call on all armed groups to put an end to all forms of violence and to join, without delay, the disarmament, demobilization, reintegration and repatriation program launched by the authorities of the Central African Republic. A peace deal has been reached between the Central African Republic government and 14 armed groups after their first-ever direct dialogue aimed … Five organizations that campaign for human rights have united to oppose an amnesty for fighters in armed groups in Central African Republic as a trade-off for peace.  At times, fighters converted an entire school into a barracks or military base. Central African Republic, S/2015/227 and S/2015/576. Some 20 percent of schools in Central African Republic are not functioning, and students' and teachers' lives are threatened as armed groups have looted, occupied and damaged the properties in the conflict-torn country, according 6 July document seen by AFP lists 97 demands by the armed groups in return for peace, with a government of national unity required along with the amnesty and a restructuring of the army. The Central African Republic and 14 armed rebel groups reached a peace deal Saturday after their first direct dialogue. Central African Republic’s government on Tuesday initialed a peace deal with 14 armed groups following unprecedented talks aimed at ending more than five years of conflict. Access to some remote areas remains challenging. Perspectives of non-state armed groups in the Central African Republic • 3 (LPCs), between August and December 2016 to gather the perspectives of 70 commanders and rank and file representatives of ex-Séléka, Anti-balaka and The 39-page report, “No Class: When Armed Groups Use Schools in the Central African Republic,” … Central African Republic, 14 armed groups reach peace deal - The Associated Press (National Post) / Feb 2 2019 Thousands of people have been killed and hundreds of thousands displaced in a conflict in which interreligious and intercommunal fighting has continued since 2013 JOHANNESBURG — A peace deal has been… France welcomes the May 14th release, in the Bambari region, of several hundred children by Central African armed groups, in line with commitments undertaken at the Bangui Forum under the auspices of UNICEF. This list may not reflect recent changes ().P Patriotic Convention for … Central African Republic: Armed Groups Target Civilians Human Rights Watch May 2, 2017 The Long Way for Justice: Accountability in Central African … 3 Nov 2016 The talks started on January 24, the UN Mission in the Central African Republic said on Talks began Jan. 24 in Sudan’s capital, Khartoum. BANGUI, Central African Republic/DAKAR, Senegal/GENEVA, 17 January 2014 – Twenty-three children between 14 and 17 years old were released from armed groups in Bangui on Thursday, with many more identified An A.U. The Central African Republic (CAR) continues to face a deteriorating security environment as a result of widespread violence and clashes between armed groups. The latest attempts by the government of the Central African Republic to reach an accommodation with armed groups are a disheartening repetition of a failed formula. African Republic said that two contingents of the AU’s Central Africa Multinational Force€ had occupied two schools, in Sibut and Damara, in 2013. Armed groups in the Central African Republic have presented nearly 100 demands, including a general amnesty, to an African Union expert panel seeking to broker peace in the country. Central African Republic: 20,000 stranded at UN base Humanitarian workers suspend relief efforts amid renewed fighting between militia groups, putting thousands at risk. N’DELE, Central African Republic, 17–24 August 2012 - Mustafa* wipes his tears with the green camouflage headscarf he has worn for the past year and a half spent associated with an armed group in the Central African Republic known as Convention of Patriots for Justice and Peace (CPJP). Assisting farmers caught between armed groups and hunger to rebuild in Nana-Mambéré Agriculture, the main source of income for the people of Baboua and Gallo in western Central African Republic (CAR) has been disrupted due to clashes between armed groups. The increase in Central African Republic: While many ‘people are hungry for trials’ some warlords still walk free 22 October 2020, 00:01 UTC New Amnesty report takes stock of … Central African Republic – Violence Spikes in Central Region Armed groups fighting for control of a central province in the Central African Republic have targeted civilians in apparent reprisal killings over the past three months, Human Rights Watch said today. A peace deal has been reached between the government of the Central African Republic and 14 armed groups after their first-ever direct dialogue aimed at ending years of conflict, the United Nations and African Union announced on Saturday. The Central African Republic and 14 armed groups reached a peace deal during talks in Khartoum on Saturday, the United Nations said. “I … Some 20 percent of schools in Central African Republic are not functioning, and students' and teachers' lives are threatened as armed groups have looted, occupied and damaged the … Details of the deal were not immediately available. This is an important new step toward peace.