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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 …

So there are no paramilitaries in Rodoxalí? That’s not what they say in San José de Apartadó

Source : http://www.ipc.org.co/agenciadeprensa/index.php/2016/11/08/que-no-hay-paramilitares-en-rodoxali-en-san-jose-de-apartado-dicen-lo-contrario/ By Yhoban Camilo Hernandez Cifuentes November 8, 2016 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) The Colombian …

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WE, THE ORGANIZATIONS OF HUMAN RIGHTS AND VICTIMS, SUPPORT THE TRANSITIONAL JUSTICE, AGREED TO IN HAVANA, AS A CONTRIBUTION TO THE BATTLE AGAINST IMPUNITY

(Translated by Gerry Millrine, CSN Volunteer Translator- Edited by Shanise Faust) Source: http://coeuropa.org.co/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/Orgs-DDHH-respaldan-punto-5.pdf OPEN LETTER TO HIS HONOR, THE PRESIDENT OF …

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