Tag Archives: Colombia

WHAT’S GOING ON WITH THE WAR BETWEEN THE DISSIDENTS OF THE FARC AND THE ELN IN ARAUCA?

By Jorge Meléndez, EL TIEMPO, January 12, 2023 https://www.eltiempo.com/politica/proceso-de-paz/guerra-entre-eln-y-disidencias-que-pasa-en-arauca-732990 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Even though on December …

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THE GOVERNMENT IS CRUELLY INDIFFERENT TO THE SEXUAL VIOLENCE AGAINST THE BOYS AND GIRLS OF THIS COUNTRY

By Sylvia Charry, CAMBIOColombia, January 20, 2023 https://cambiocolombia.com/poder/la-cruel-indiferencia-del-estado-frente-la-violencia-sexual-contra-las-ninas-y-ninos-del-pais (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) While the Institute of Forensic …

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THE DUQUE ADMINISTRATION FAILED UTTERLY IN THE PLANS AND INVESTMENTS THAT WERE SUPPOSED TO PROTECT THE WAYUÚ CHILDREN

EL ESPECTADOR, January 18, 2023 https://www.elespectador.com/judicial/gobierno-duque-se-rajo-en-los-planes-e-inversiones-para-proteger-a-la-ninez-wayuu/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) The Comptroller’s Office has found that in …

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THE U. S. CONGRESS APPROVES THE AMOUNT OF AID FOR COLOMBIA: THE HIGHEST IN 11 YEARS

By Sergio Gómez Maseri, EL TIEMPO, December 23, 2022 https://www.eltiempo.com/mundo/eeuu-y-canada/congresistas-de-ee-uu-piden-respaldar-propuesta-de-paz-de-petro-728436 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) On this Friday, …

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CSN NEWSLETTER – Fall 2022

This Fall 2022 edition of Action in Colombia features the following articles:
• Petro Puts his Trust in Life by Father Alejandro Angulo S. J., of CINEP in Bogota (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator);
• All-In on Petro by Jack Norman, retired journalist and NGO analyst, Milwaukee and Medellin;
• Petro: Drug Trafficking and Global Warming, by Francisco Ramirez Cuellar, CSN Board of Directors and Colombian attorney, Boston and Bogota (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator);
• Illicit Crop Substitution, Agroecology, and Gustavo’s Path Forward in Colombia, by Veronica Limeberry, Doctoral Candidate, American University, Washington, D.C.

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THE DRAFT OF AN “UNPRECEDENTED” DEVELOPMENT PLAN TO “REDISTRIBUTE RESOURCES” HAS BEEN FILED

EL ESPECTADOR, November 15, 2022 https://www.elespectador.com/politica/gobierno-radico-borrador-de-un-plan-de-desarrollo-inedito-para-redistribuir-recursos/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) As President Gustavo completed the first 100 …

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THE PEACE COMMUNITY OF SAN JOSÉ DE APARTADÓ WINS THE 2022 PEACE PRIZE

EL ESPECTADOR, October 24, 2022 https://cambiocolombia.com/articulo/poder/general-rodolfo-palomino-finquero-por-arte-de-mafia (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) The campesino community, a fortress of peace …

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MULTINATIONAL ANGLO GOLD ASHANTI INTERVENED IN THE CONFLICT: TRUTH COMMISSION

By Camilo Alzate González, Colombia+20, EL ESPECTADOR, October 20, 2022 https://www.elespectador.com/colombia-20/informe-final-comision-de-la-verdad/anglo-gold-ashanti-y-su-relacion-con-el-conflicto-armado-y-la-mineria-en-colombia-informe-final/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) An annex …

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GENERAL RODOLFO PALOMINO: A FARMER BY THE MAGIC OF THE MAFIA

CAMBIOColombia, October 22, 2022 https://cambiocolombia.com/articulo/poder/general-rodolfo-palomino-finquero-por-arte-de-mafia (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Retired General Rodolfo Palomino is enjoying the farm …

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THESE ARE THE AREAS THAT HAVE THE MOST COCA PLANTINGS IN COLOMBIA

CAMBIOColombia, October 20, 2022 https://cambiocolombia.com/articulo/pais/estas-son-las-zonas-que-tienen-mas-cultivos-de-coca-en-colombia (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Among the reasons for the increase in coca …

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