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The FARC do not Intend to Abandon Tirofino’s Model

By Clara Nieto (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) The renowned sociologist Gonzalo Sánchez Gómez, one of the best …

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Report on the Food Self-Sufficiency in the Peace Community

Click here for the Peace Community Financial Report on Freeze for Food Donations

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For the native peoples of Colombia, peace must be realized alongside the re-establishment of a state of harmony among the individual, the collective, and their relationship with the land

Source: http://convergenciaporlapaz.net/para-los-pueblos-etnicos-la-paz-tiene-que-ver-con-el-restablecimiento-de-la-armonia-entre-lo-colectivo-lo-individual-y-su-relacion-con-el-territorio/ Translated by Buddy Bell, CSN Volunteer Published July 20, 2016 Peace convergence For the ethnic peoples of Colombia, “peace is …

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The Indigenous U’wa Need Urgent Support and Protection

(Translated by Anne Schoeneborn, a CSN volunteer translator) Source: http://www.las2orillas.co/el-pueblo-uwa-necesita-apoyo-y-proteccion-urgente/ They demand the return of two essential territories to their community: …

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Peace in Colombia?

Source :  http://www.javiergiraldo.org/spip.php?article257 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) By Javier Giraldo M., S.J. Yes, there is a peace …

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CSN Newsletter Summer 2016

This edition of our CSN Newsletter reports on activities of our April delegation to the Peace Community of San Jose …

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COMMENTARY BY CERREJON ON THE SYD FORUM REPORT, “AS BLACK AS COAL”

  Swedish Report  on Cerrejon : https://business-humanrights.org/sites/default/files/documents/Kol_rapport_FS_04.pdf   Source for this translation : Spanish Answer from Cerrejon to Swedish Report :https://business-humanrights.org/sites/default/files/documents/Comentarios%20Cerrejón%20a%20informe%20Forum%20Syd.pdf (Translated by …

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Will Private Businesses Be Prosecuted In The “Post Conflict” Period?

(Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Source: http://www.razonpublica.com/index.php/economia-y-sociedad/9591-%C2%BFlas-empresas-privadas-ser%C3%A1n-juzgadas-en-el-posconflicto.html By Juan David Velasco* Monday, July 18, 2016 The crimes of financing …

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SOCIAL AND CAMPESINO PROTESTS: THAT’S WHAT’S COMING

(Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Source : http://www.razonpublica.com/index.php/economia-y-sociedad/9526-protesta-social-y-campesina-lo-que-viene.html?utm_source=MadMimi&utm_medium=email&utm_content=Los+pobres+y+la+clase+media+siguen+padeciendo+en+Colombia&utm_campaign=20160620_m132246061_Los+pobres+y+la+clase+media+siguen+padeciendo+en+Colombia&utm_term=Absal_C3_B3n+Machado_   The post-conflict will be marked by protests both in …

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Letter to Mayor Peñalosa

Click here for the Letter to Mayor Peñalosa