Tag Archives: Environment

WE ARE GOING TO TALK WITH THE GOVERNMENT IN ORDER TO INCREASE SUPPORT FOR THE PEACE United States Ambassador Philip Goldberg urges more attention to massacres and the killing of leaders

By Sandra Ramírez and Eduard Soto, EL TIEMPO, January 24, 2021 https://www.eltiempo.com/mundo/eeuu-y-canada/estados-unidos-entrevista-con-el-embajador-goldberg-sobre-relaciones-con-joe-biden-562292 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) With …

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THREE STORIES, THREE LIVES CUT SHORT, AND THEY KEEP ON WITH THE KILLING

By Elisabeth Unger Bleier, EL ESPECTADOR, June 18, 2020 https://www.elespectador.com/opinion/tres-historias-tres-vidas-truncadas-y-los-siguen-asesinando/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Michel Forst, then …

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MINING ACTIVITIES ARE NOT AN OPTION FOR AMAZONIA, SAY THE EXPERTS

SEMANA, May 27, 2020 https://sostenibilidad.semana.com/actualidad/articulo/actividades-extractivas-no-son-opcion-para-la-amazonia-dicen-expertos/51103 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Nature tourism, agro-forestry development, and marketing of carbon …

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AFRO-COLOMBIANS IN LA LARGA AND TUMARADÓ ARE RESISTING EVICTION

By Sebastián Forero Rueda, EL ESPECTADOR, May 21, 2020 https://www.elespectador.com/colombia2020/territorio/la-resistencia-del-pueblo-negro-de-la-larga-y-tumarado-contra-el-despojo-articulo-920475 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Even though the …

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THE DECISION OF THE COUNCIL OF STATE OPENS THE DOOR TO MEGA-MINING IN SALENTO

By Jéssica Paola Arias Higuita, RCN Radio, May 21, 2020 https://www.rcnradio.com/judicial/fallo-de-consejo-de-estado-abre-la-puerta-la-megamineria-en-salento (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) The Council …

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THE WAYUU ARE DYING OF THIRST

By Alejandro Reyes Posada, El Espectador, February 6, 2020 https://www.onic.org.co/comunicados-regionales/3612-el-exterminio-por-sed-de-los-wayuus (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) All the talk …

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THE BAD TASTE AMONG THE WAYUU AFTER THE CONSTITUTIONAL COURT DECISION AGAINST CERREJÓN

By Felipe Morales Sierra, El Espectador, February 5, 2020 https://www.elespectador.com/noticias/judicial/el-sinsabor-entre-los-wayuu-por-el-fallo-de-la-corte-constitucional-contra-cerrejon-articulo-903185 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) It’s been more …

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STATEMENT ON CLIMATE CHANGE IN COLOMBIA IN A CONTEXT OF UNENDING VIOLENCE

                                                            September 29, 2019 Colombia, the third most populous country in Latin America, is seriously subject to the climate crisis …

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More than 80 observations about the environmental study for the Minesa project

(Translated by CSN Volunteer Translator Steve Cagan) ANLA has asked for adjustment in the plan’s projected area of influence  in …

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Portending Disaster for Mankind: Michel Temer opens the Amazon for Mining

On August 23, 2017 Michel Temer, President of Brazil thanks to the effective coup which displaced elected President Dilma Rousseff, …

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