Tag Archives: Human Rights

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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Kamentsa rights violated

(Translated by Steve Cagan, CSN Volunteer Translator) ANCESTRAL KAMENTSA TERRITORY 5 OF FEBRUARY OF 2016 – SIBUNDOY PUTUMAYO COLOMBIA. COMMUNICATION …

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