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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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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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Uncovered: Mining Companies Sue Colombia Under the FTA with the US for $16.5 Billion for Having Created the Yaigoji Apaporis National Park.

( Translated by Emma Strenski, Edited by John Laun) Source : http://www.foei.org/es/prensa/archivo-por-tema/justicia-economica-resistencia-al-neoliberalismo-prensa/al-descubierto-demandan-colombia-por-16-500-millones-de-dolares-al-amparo-del-tlc-con-eeuu-por-crear-el-parque-nacional-yaigoji-apaporis Press release from Friends of the Earth reveals …

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Land Policies in Colombia should be considered to be more devastating by far than Mining Operations

( Translated by Rolf Schoeneborn, a CSN Volunteer Translator, Edited by John I. Laun) Source: http://www.polodemocratico.net/noticias/en-profundidad/10372-la-politica-de-tierras-en-colombia-es-un-monstruo-mas-grande-o-mas-terrorifico-que-el-del-extractivismo-minero-energetico   Interview with investigators …

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Plan Colombia: a review 15 years after its implementation

Source : http://www.alainet.org/es/articulo/175208 (Translated by Noel Gonzalez, edited by John Laun) By Oto Higuita Plan Colombia, a strategy of antinarcotics …

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The Greed for Gold Leaves New Craters

Source: http://censat.org/es/noticias/la-avidez-por-el-oro-deja-nuevos-crateres (Translated by Haley Olig, a CSN Intern) Colombia. The extraction of precious metal is put on standby as …

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Contamination and Thirst in the Magdalena because of the Multinationals and the Thaw in the Sierra Nevada

COLOMBIA REPORTING Friday, July 24, 2015 CONTAMINATION AND THIRST IN THE MAGDALENA BECAUSE OF THE MULTINATIONALS AND THE THAW IN …

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Declaration by Victims of Multinationals With Respect to Decision by a Federal Court in the U.S.

DECLARATION OF THE NATIONAL MOVEMENT OF VICTIMS OF MULTINATIONAL AND TRANSNATIONAL CORPORATIONS, M.N V.C., WITH RESPECT TO THE DECISION OF …

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Really Mr. Biden, a Plan Colombia for Central America?

On occasion members of the Obama Administration make suggestions that are so lacking in basic knowledge that it takes one’s …

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