Detailed Implementation Timeline: Ouagadougou Political Agreement (OPA)

OUAGADOUGOU POLITICAL AGREEMENTĀ 

ANNEX

Timetable for implementation of the Ouagadougou Agreement
1. Signing of the Ouagadougou Political Agreement

Day 1
2. Establishment of the Integrated Command Centre

Beginning two weeks after Day l
3. Establishment of the institutional framework for implementation

Four weeks after the signing of the Agreement
4. Formation of the Government

Five weeks after the signing of the Agreement
5. Dismantling of the zone of confidence and creation of joint units

Beginning one week after the formation of the Government
6. Disbanding of militias

Beginning two weeks after the formation of the Government and lasting two weeks
7. Assembly (assembly by units of ex-combatants in assembly sites and stockpiling of weapons under the supervision of the impartial forces)
Redeployment of the administration
Beginning of mobile court hearings (audiences foraines)

Beginning two weeks after the formation of the Government and lasting three months
8. Registration for the purpose of inclusion in the electoral roll and identification

Beginning one month after the redeployment of the mobile courts
9. Unification of the opposing forces and enlistment in the Civic Service

Beginning two weeks after the commencement of enlistment
10. Preparation and issuance of the new national identity cards and voter registration cards based on the electoral roll

Beginning when the definitive electoral roll is officially adopted

11. End of the DDR process and holding of elections
All measures provided for in the above timetable shall be completed within a period of 10 (ten) months.

Implementation History

2007

Minimum Implementation

The Ouagadougou Political Agreement required that most of its provisions, including those regarding presidential elections, be implemented within ten months of the signing of the accord. Provisions related to population identification, holding elections, disarmament, demobilization, and the reintegration of ex-combatants, including the deployment of mixed military units, were not completed as outlined in the accord.

2008

Minimum Implementation

Provisions were not completed as outlined in the accord's timeline.

2009

Minimum Implementation

Provisions were not completed as outlined in the accord's timeline.

2010

Minimum Implementation

Provisions were not completed as outlined in the accord's timeline.

2011

Minimum Implementation

Provisions were not completed as outlined in the accord's timeline.

2012

Minimum Implementation

Provisions were not completed as outlined in the accord's timeline.

2013

Minimum Implementation

Provisions were not completed as outlined in the accord's timeline.

2014

Minimum Implementation

Provisions were not completed as outlined in the accord's timeline.

2015

Minimum Implementation

Provisions were not completed as outlined in the accord's timeline.