Tag Archives: Human Rights

THE MINERS OF SEGOVIA AND REMEDIOS ARE PROTESTING TO DEMAND GUARANTEES THAT THEIR EMPLOYMENT WILL BE FORMALIZED

(Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) For the third time this July, the small-scale miners of those two municipalities …

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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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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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Moisés Varón, the Director of the USO Detained for Protesting Against Fracking in San Martín, Freed

(Translated by Deryn Collins, CSN Volunteer Translator) Source: http://censat.org/es/noticias/liberado-moises-varon-dirigente-de-la-uso-detenido-por-protestar-contra-el-fracking-en-san-martin  Esmad attacks the community that began the civil stoppage against fracking. Various …

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UNITED NATIONS COMMITTEE ON THE COVENANT EVALUATES THE COLOMBIAN GOVERNMENT

(Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Thursday, October 20, 2016 Source: https://derechodMelpueblo.blogspot.com.co/2016/estado-colombiano=evaluadado-ante-el.html Multiple rights (formally recognized) have been violated …

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The ELN and the Colombian State: A Vicious Circle of Violence

  By: Andrés Vásquez,  from the Peace Delegation of the ELN / Source: Resumen Latinoamericano/ The Dawn News / September …

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Colombia Heads the List with the Greatest Number of Displaced Persons

(Translated by Rolf Schoeneborn, CSN Volunteer Translator) Source: http://www.elespectador.com/noticias/elmundo/colombia-encabeza-listado-de-paises-mayor-numero-de-des-articulo-638816 Colombia thus tops other nations in armed conflict like Syria (6.6 million) and …

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THREATS AGAINST 13 PEOPLE

CORPORACION CLARETIANA NPB Claretiana Group NPB (Claretiana is a religious order following the tradition of St. Antonio María Claret) “Servicing …

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S.O.S. FOR OUR LIVES, FOR HUMAN RIGHTS AND FOR PEACE: GUARANTEES THAT THERE WILL BE NO REPETITION

(Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN volunteer translator) Bogotá, Colombia, March 15, 2016 To President Juan Manuel Santos To the Negotiators …

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