Tag Archives: Constitutional Court of Colombia

The “yes, buts” identified by the Chief Prosecutor for the International Criminal Court on the Special Jurisdiction for Peace

(Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) After her visit to Colombia this past September… By El Espectador (Colombia), October …

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The Indigenous U’wa Need Urgent Support and Protection

(Translated by Anne Schoeneborn, a CSN volunteer translator) Source: http://www.las2orillas.co/el-pueblo-uwa-necesita-apoyo-y-proteccion-urgente/ They demand the return of two essential territories to their community: …

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Tolima: territorial resistance to mega-projects

(Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Source: http://www.polodemocratico.net/noticias/nacionales/10636-tolima-el-corazon-de-la-disputa-por-los-territorios-y-la-resistencia-a-los-megaproyectos The state of Tolima, in the heart of Colombia, is a focal …

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COURT OVERTURNS EVERY POSSIBILITY OF MINING IN THE PARAMO AREA

Source: http://www.vanguardia.com/colombia/346545-corte-tumba-toda-posibilidad-de-mineria-en-zona-de-paramo (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Monday, February 8, 2016 – 08:23 PM The Constitutional Court, sitting …

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Las ZIDRES Another Failed Attempt

Monday, July 27, 2015 By Enrique Herrera Araújo (Translated by Steve Cagan, a CSN Volunteer Translator) These special rural development …

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CSN Mourns the Passing of Carlos Gaviria Diaz

A few days ago we received news of the passing of an extraordinary Colombian statesmen, Carlos Gaviria Diaz. My wife …

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Threats to the Embera-Chami community in Putumayo

The Colombia Support Network (CSN) has received first-hand information from the Embera-Chami community, the sister community of our Kansas City …

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Saludcoop: The Greatest Robbery of Public Assets

Press Office – Roberto Schmalbach – Bucaramanga Tuesday, September 9, 2014 Speech by Senator Jorge Enrique Robledo in a plenary …

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It Looks As If The Barbarity Will Continue

(Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Source: Peace Community of San José de Apartadó Link: http://cdpsanjose.org/?q=node/307 March 11, 2014 …

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Gustavo Petro’s Dismissal: A Blow to Democracy and Human Rights

(Translated by Susan Tritten, a CSN Volunteer Translator) Source: IPC Link: http://www.ipc.org.co/agenciadeprensa/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=929:destitucion-de-gustavo-petro-un-golpe-a-la-democracia-y-los-derechos-humanos&catid=83:general&Itemid=197 Friday, March 21, 2014 Yhoban Camilo Hernández Cifuentes …

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