Tag Archives: Colombian Government

Why is Coca Production on the Rise in Colombia?

By Ross Eventon April 28th, 2017 Source: http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/opinion/2017/04/coca-production-rise-colombia-170419130227958.html?utm_source=Al+Jazeera+English+Newsletter+%7C+Weekly&utm_campaign=ee0ca9f17f-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2017_04_30&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_e427298a68-ee0ca9f17f-214496245 After countless reforms and billions of investment eradicating coca cultivation is still a …

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Letter to President Santos and General Salgado on Peace Community Threats

Letter to President Santos on Peace Community threats

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Trump’s Quiet Meeting with Former Colombian Presidents Matters

by Steve Benen April 21st, 2017 Source: http://www.msnbc.com/rachel-maddow-show/trumps-quiet-meeting-former-colombian-presidents-matters?cid=eml_mra_20170421 When Donald Trump traveled to his private Florida resort last weekend, he made …

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PARAMILITARIES ARE THREATENING SHOPKEEPERS IN SAN JOSE DE APARTADO

Sent by cdpsanjose on Friday April 7, 2017 at 4:41 p.m. (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) “In spite …

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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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Represenative Mark Pocan’s Letter to the DHS on Colombian Paramilitaries

Click here for 1-18-17 Letter to DHS on Colombian Paramilitaries Representatives Mark Pocan, James P. McGovern, Barbara Lee, and Henry “Hank” …

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CSN Fall/Winter 2016 Newsletter

This edition of the CSN Newsletter features pieces by Clara Nieto de Ponce de Leon and Enrique Santiago–Romero who offer …

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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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