Felipe Botero Julie Peña Alejandro Cruz Juan Carlos Nieto Joshua Mitrotti Ces Marianne

Resilience as a prevention mechanism: Colombia

A Talk by Felipe Botero , Ces Marianne , Joshua Mitrotti , Julie Peña , Juan Carlos Nieto and Alejandro Cruz

About this Talk

We will discuss the process of designing the crime and violence prevention recommendations that resulted from 10 multi-stakeholders’ dialogues (Resilience Dialogues) held in 10 conflict and crime affected municipalities. What were the main findings and lessons learnt? What is the importance of proper representation? How to build safe spaces and guarantee a gender, ethnic and no harm approach? How to translate this into public policy and advocacy?

13 October 2022, 02:30 PM

02:30 PM - 03:45 PM

About The Speakers

Felipe Botero

Felipe Botero

Coordinator for Colombia, GI-TOC

He has extensive academic and professional experience in peace building, DDR, Human Rights, citizen security, and civic participation.


Ces Marianne

Ces Marianne


Joshua Mitrotti

Joshua Mitrotti

Chief of Party, PADF

Expert in Conflict Resolution, Human Rights and Citizen Security. Former Director of the Colombian Agency for Reincorporation. Current Chief of Party to USAID/PADF's Resilient Communities Program.


Julie Peña

Julie Peña


Juan Carlos Nieto

Juan Carlos Nieto


Alejandro Cruz

Alejandro Cruz