Peace and Reconciliation in Colombia

Christian Wlaschütz of Jesuit Refugee Service Colombia discusses the work of JRS and the Society of Jesus in Colombia. The Jesuits in Colombia lead several peace building programs in the country. Mr. Wlaschütz also discusses the addition of academic programs to the peace process, including a possible new Peace and Cultural Studies program. The JRS reconciliation program in Colombia works from the bottom up, and incorporates historic memory and cultural identity to achieve lasting reconciliation. Video produced by Christian Fuchs — Jesuit Refugee Service/USA