Alexandra Phelan

Alexandra Phelan is a PhD candidate, researcher and teaching associate in the School of Social Sciences, Monash University, Australia.  Her thesis investigates how, and why, the Colombian government shifted between counterinsurgency strategy and negotiation with the FARC.

By mapping the historical development of FARC’s political agenda, this paper addresses how the 2016 Peace Agreement supports facets of the FARC’s political strategy.