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Implementing Peace in Colombia: A Conversation with Mariana Escobar

November 29, 2017 @ 18:00 - 19:30

Speaker: Dr Mariana Escobar, Dr Escobar has a PhD and a Master’s in Political Science from the LSE. As the General Director for the Colombian Agency for Territorial Renewal, she has the key task of reactivating governance and economy in conflict-affected rural areas of Colombia.

Chair: Dr Francisco Panizza, Dr Panizza is a Professor in Latin American and Comparative  Politics at the Department of Government of the LSE.

Join us in a conversation to explore the challenges and prospects of sustainable peace-building on the ground, how to overcome violent stereotypes and generate opportunities for local communities.

This event is hosted by the LSE Department of Government and the LSE SU Colombian Society.

This event is free and open to all however a ticket is required. Only one ticket per person can be requested. All our events are over-ticketed so please do arrive early to avoid disappointment and note that a ticket does not guarantee entry to the event. Request a ticket.


November 29, 2017
18:00 - 19:30


LSE Department of Government and the LSE SU Colombian Society


NAB 2.06, New Academic Building, 54 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London WC2A 3LJ