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We Cannot Allow Uncertainty To Cloud The Future Of Colombia

One week after the historic signing of the peace deal between the Colombian government and FARC in Cartagena de Indias, Colombians voted "no" for peace in a referendum held October 2. The parties participating in the agreement were not prepared for this outcome, which is likely to cause deeper political polarization in the country. The "no" vote, which former president Álvaro Uribe and the extreme-right campaigned for, will to a great extent shape the politics of the upcoming years, both in terms of the peace agreement and the 2018 presidential campaign.
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