Last March, two rival gangs met in a Salvadoran prison to forge an unlikely truce.
Join us for DC community forum about the positive example gangs in El Salvador offer regarding country-wide record lows in homicide rates as a result of a profoundly brokered initiative between “gangs.”
Come to an IPS co-sponsored report back by members of Transitional Advisory Group in Support of The Peace Process in El Salvador on their delegation July 20th – 27th; assessing best ways to support a truce process among gangs and transcend perceptions of lack of transparency among all parties involved.
The Latin American state has lost its monopoly on violence. U.S. economic and political policies have only made matters worse.
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