8th Annual Meeting of the Asia Pacific Parliamentary Forum
8-14 January 2000
Resolution in Support of the Process of Peace in the Republic of Colombia
(submitted by the Colombian Delegation)
The 8th Annual Meeting of the Asia Pacific Parliamentary Forum,
Considering that it is the duty and the fundamental objective of all the countries in the world to achieve peace and coexist peacefully between all the people of the land,
The route most accordingly to achieve the peace in the conflicts of the countries, is the direct dialogue between the countries, with this, avoiding the violent confrontation and the loss of human lives.
- In a decided manner, support the process of peace that presently has been carried out by Colombia, between the established National Government and the Rebellious Armed Groups. With the hope that the stated dialogues will have conclusions and clear agreements; to permit prompt solutions to be met in political, economical and social problems that distress the Colombian community.
- To make a call to all the parties, to achieve prompt agreements which will favour all the civil population.