Tag Archives: ESMAD

A Moment of Great Promise: Agreement to End the Armed Conflict

         We celebrate the agreement between the FARC guerrillas and the Colombian government to end 52 years of …

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MINGA DEMANDS A POLITICAL TREATMENT AND NOT A MILITARY ONE

( Translated by John I. Laun, a CSN Volunteer Translator) Source : http://congresodelospueblos.org/ejes-y-sectores-vista/paro-nacional-2016/item/899-minga-nacional-agraria-exige-trato-politico-y-no-militar-y-represivo.html TRANSLATION On this second day of the Minga …

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ACIN Reports Assassination of Two Members of the Indigenous Guard

( Translated by Cecilia Zarate – Laun, Edited by John I. Laun) Source: http://congresodelospueblos.org/ejes-y-sectores-vista/paro-nacional-2016/item/908-carta-al-presidente-de-la-republica.html Letter to the President of the …

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A CALL TO THE COLOMBIAN PEOPLE – MINGA MAY 30 2016

( (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Source : http://congresodelospueblos.org/ser-con-otros-vista/cumbre-agraria/item/884-minga-nacional-agraria-campesina-etnica-y-popular.html FROM THE AGRARIAN SUMMITT ) STRUCTURAL AGRARIAN REFORM FOR …

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CALL TO THE ANNUAL CSN NATIONAL MEETING FOR 2016

The Board of Directors of the Colombia Support Network (CSN) invites all CSN members and interested persons to our annual …

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Indigenous peoples claiming their land denounce evictions in Urabá

Source: http://www.ipc.org.co/agenciadeprensa/index.php/2016/02/15/indigenas-reclamantes-de-tierras-denuncian-desalojos-en-uraba/ (Translated by Ruolf Heller, CSN Volunteer Translator) The evictions are being carried out by the Police’s Anti-Disturbances Mobile …

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Colombian Constitutional Court Preliminary Injunctions on Bellacruz Case

REPUBLIC OF COLOMBIA Constitutional Court (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) ORDER Reference: File # T-3.098.508 Matter: Order for …

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Megaprojects of mining/energy development and industrial agriculture are part of the armed conflict

(Translated by Steve Cagan, a CSN volunteer transaltor ) Source : Living Rivers http://defensaterritorios.wordpress.com August 20, 2014 A position paper …

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The Situation Worsens for Human Rights Defenders

(Translated by David Van Den Brandt, a CSN Volunteer Translator) Link: http://congresodelospueblos.org/index.php/paro-nacional-2014/522-denuncia-publica-no-3-se-agrava-situacion-de-ddhh-en-paro-agrario Source: Congreso de los Pueblos Public complaint no. …

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LIST OF DEMANDS: MANDATES FOR GOOD LIVING, DEMOCRACY, AND PEACE

(Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN volunteer translator) 1. Land, territories held collectively, and land ownership system The country needs a …

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