2021

Civil War is Solvable (Again)
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Juan Manuel Santos is credited with ending the long and violent civil war in Colombia. He believes that every conflict can have a solution. This episode originally published in 2019.

Want to know more about making and maintaining peace in Colombia? Check out these links.

Juan Manuel Santos, Nobel Prize, 2016

Colombia peace built by British veterans of IRA accord, The Sunday Times, 2016

Colombia Signs Peace Agreement with FARC rebels, The New York Times, 2016

Colombia’s Peace Deal Promised a New Era. So Why Are These Rebels Rearming? The New York Times, 2019

Three Years After the Signing of the Final Agreement in Colombia: Moving Toward Territorial Transformation, Notre Dame’s Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies,June 2020

Solvable is produced by Jocelyn Frank. Research and Booking by Lisa Dunn.