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Sick and disabled petroleum workers organize to struggle for their rights

In Huila [Translation by Steve Cagan, a CSN Volunteer Translators] A singular demonstration of workers on crutches, with orthopedic apparatuses …

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FORENSIC MEDICINE CONFIRMS THAT CARLOS PEDRAZA WAS MURDERED IN THE AREA OF PARAMILITARY INFLUENCE WHERE HIS BODY WAS FOUND

Source : http://www.colombiainforma.info/politica/derechos-humanos/2027-medicina-legal-confirma-que-carlos-pedraza-fue-ejecutado-en-la-zona-de-influencia-paramilitar-donde-aparecio-el-cuerpo (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN volunteer translator) “That was definitely the crime scene. It happened there,” the …

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Economic Cooperation Within the Framework of the Peace Process in Colombia

(Translated by Gerry Millrine, a CSN volunteer translator) Wednesday 29 October 2014 Original link: http://justiciaypazcolombia.com/Cooperacion-Economica-en-el-marco As a member of the …

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CRISIS AND HUMANITARIAN EMERGENCY OF THE WOUNAAN PEOPLE OF THE LOWER SAN JUAN RIVER IN BUENAVENTURA

(Translated by Marta Zárate, a CSN Volunteer Translator ) This Christmas Pope Francis has focused his interest upon those who …

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Public Communiqué: Appeal for a Humanitarian Solution to the Crisis Triggered by the Detention of General Alzate

(Translated by Anne Schoeneborn, CSN volunteer translator) Quibdó November 18, 2014 We, the undersigned organizations, declare the following in response …

The Shadows of Hidroituango

28 October 2014 Juan Diego Restrepo E.* Source: Semana (http://www.semana.com/opinion/articulo/las-sombras-de-hidroituango-opinion-juan-diego-restrepo/407314-3) The large project to generate energy using the waters of …

Catatumbo on a state of alert following threats in the town of El Tarra

(Translated by Gerry Millrine, CSN volunteer translator) Source: Equipo Juridico Pueblos Monday 10 November 2014 On the 29 October of …

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Campesino Organization and the Struggle for Justice in Colombia – Marylen Serna Salinas

Marylen Serna Salinas Event Poster Tuesday, Nov 25, Noon, 206 Ingraham Hall, 1155 Observatory Drive, Madison WI Marylen Serna Salinas …

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OPEN LETTER TO THE SECRETARIAT OF THE FARC-EP TIMOLEON JIMENEZ

CAUCA REGIONAL INDIGENOUS COUNCIL – CRIC Traditional Authority Resolution No. 025, July 8, 1999, Office of Indigenous Affairs, Interior Ministry …

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Political Declaration of the 4th National Gathering of Farming Reserve Zones

(Translated by Sharon Bagatell, a volunteer CSN Translator; edited by Patricia Paskov) Source: http://prensarural.org/spip/spip.php?article15070 National Association of Farming Reserve Zones- Anzorc September …

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