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SAN JOSE DE APARTADO, 20 YEARS OF DISSOCIATION FROM THE WAR

More than 366 deaths suffered after this community decided to reject the armed conflict. By Miguel Angel Espinosa Borrero El …

There’s No Arguing with the Facts: Reports on Paramilitaries from the Peace Community

(Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Sent by cdpsanjose on Friday, February 24, 2017 at 8:32 a.m. Once again …

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The frightening issue that could destroy Colombia’s peace deal

Source:https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/the_americas/the-frightening-issue-that-could-destroy-colombias-peace-deal/2017/01/02/3e0a7fec-c304-11e6-92e8-c07f4f671da4_story.html?tid=ss_mail&utm_term=.18db10c6aa14 By Nick Miroff   January 3rd, 2017 CALOTO, Colombia — After a half-century of war, peace has come to …

Join us for our annual Freeze for Peace

Help show your support for our sister community in San José de Apartadó by participating in either a 5K run/walk …

Communication from the families of those ‘disappeared’ in Los Llanos Orientales, whose bodies were found in the area through humanitarian measures in the Peace Process

(Translated by Deryn Collins- CSN Volunteer Translator, Edited by Shanise Faust) The families of LUZ ARLEDY MONCADA GUTIERREZ, MARTHA CECILIA …

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The Slow Death of Río Ranchería

(Translated by Buddy Bell- CSN Volunteer Translator, Edited by Shanise Faust) Source: http://palabrasalmargen.com/index.php/articulos/nacional/item/la-muerte-lenta-del-rio-rancheria?category_id=138 At the same time that the mining company …

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The Awry Steps of Gas Natural Union Fenosa in Colombia: Chronicle of an intervention foretold

(Translated by Colin Kluender, CSN Volunteer Translator- Edited by Shanise Faust) In a timely fashion the Colombian government decided to take …

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Colombia: Peace agreement must open the door to justice

  Source: https://www.amnesty.org/en/latest/news/2016/12/colombia-peace-agreement-must-open-the-door-to-justice/ 1 December 2016, 10:27 UTC The ratification of the peace agreement marks the beginning of a new and …

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LABOR MINISTRY FINES 8 COMPANIES MORE THAN 15 BILLION PESOS

  Labor Information Agency- For Illegal Labor Outsourcing (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator, Edited by Shanise Faust) Source: Escuela …

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Colombian Film Showcase!

CSN- UW Badgers are hosting a Colombian Film Showcase from December 1st-6th! Featured films include: Marmato, Impunity, Embrace of the …