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Peace Commission ( - 2013/04)

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2014/04/05 A National Platform for Peace and Reconciliation (NPPR) is launched, said to be independent of government, but joining the work of three bodies with government mandates: the the Peace and Reconciliation Commission, the Specialised Committee on Peace and Reconciliation in the National Legislative Assembly, and the Committee for National Healing, Peace and Reconciliation. NPPR is fronted by Archbishop Daniel Deng and has major support from churches. President Kiir welcomes the initiative, but VP Wani Igga suggests it has no role until GRSS has reached a high-level agreement with the rebels. Snippet 1753
2013/04 President Kiir dissolves the National Reconciliation Committee and mandates a new one composed largely of religious leaders. The chair is ECS archbishop elect Daniel Deng Bul, and vice-chair is retired Catholic bishop Paride Taban. Snippet 1317
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