Tag Archives: Human Rights

“YOU CAN’T HAVE A CONVERSATION WITH A GOVERNMENT THAT TALKS IN THE DAYTIME AND KILLS AT NIGHT”

EL ESPECTADOR, May 6, 2021 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Sandra Borda, along with Vivian Newman, and Camilo …

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“COLOMBIA ACCUMULATES MORE THAN 10 APPLICATIONS WITHOUT ACCEPTING ANY RAPPORTEURS FROM THE UNITED NATIONS

Contagio Radio, July 8, 2020 https://www.contagioradio.com/colombia-acumula-mas-de-10-solicitudes-sin-aceptar-de-relatores-de-la-onu/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) In the midst of the pandemic, the …

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THE UNITED NATIONS OFFICE OF HUMAN RIGHTS HAS DOCUMENTED 33 MASSACRES IN COLOMBIA SO FAR IN 2020

EL ESPECTADOR, August 17, 2020 https://www.elespectador.com/noticias/politica/mision-de-dd-hh-de-la-onu-ha-documentado-33-masacres-en-colombia-en-lo-que-va-de-2020/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) The plurinational organization warned that 41 murders …

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THE UNITED STATES HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES PLACES NEW CONDITIONS ON AID TO COLOMBIA

By Sergio Gómez Maseri, EL TIEMPO, July 22, 2020 https://www.eltiempo.com/mundo/eeuu-y-canada/condiciones-de-ee-uu-para-ayudar-a-colombia-520682 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) The United States …

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MILITARIZATION HAS NOT BROUGHT MORE SECURITY AND WELL-BEING TO THE TERRITORIES

By Colombia in Transition, EL ESPECTADOR, July 8, 2020 https://www.elespectador.com/colombia2020/justicia/verdad/que-papel-ha-tenido-la-fuerza-publica-en-el-cese-del-conflicto-armado/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) There has to …

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THE IMPOTENT STATE

By Humberto de la Calle, EL ESPECTADOR, June 7, 2020 https://www.elespectador.com/opinion/el-estado-impotente-columna-922919/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Cristina Bautista …

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PROTECTING SOCIAL LEADERS: WHAT IS THE COMPLAINT THAT THE COMMUNITIES ARE MAKING TO THE GOVERNMENT?

By Karen Vanessa Quintero, El Espectador, March 16, 2020 https://www.elespectador.com/noticias/nacional/proteccion-lideres-sociales-cual-es-la-queja-de-comunidades-al-gobierno-articulo-909556 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) Leaders in Cauca …

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Colombia Support Network Delegation to Colombia, January 17-29, 2020

The Colombia Support Network (CSN) is organizing a delegation to Colombia for January 17-29, 2020. We will begin our visit …

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Deadly Numbers

By Rodrigo Uprimny[1] El Espectador, August 2, 2019 (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) In the speech he made …

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A Time for Celebration in Colombia, but also to Focus on Solving Continuing Problems

            Today’s victory by Egan Bernal, a 22 year old Colombian, in the Tour de France, is reason for celebration. …

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