Tag Archives: Indigenous

“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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THE MAP OF SEXUAL VIOLENCE COMPLAINTS AGAINST THE ARMED FORCES

EL ESPECTADOR, July 7, 2020 https://www.elespectador.com/noticias/judicial/el-mapa-de-las-denuncias-contra-la-fuerza-publica-por-violencia-sexual/ (Translated by Eunice Gibson, CSN Volunteer Translator) The NGO Temblores[1] has assembled, using data …

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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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Iván Duque’s Human Rights Problem

By Verdad Abierta (Colombia) June 19, 2018 Translated by CSN volunteer Diana Méndez Original article: https://verdadabierta.com/los-retos-de-ivan-duque-para-cumplir-con-el-pacto-social-por-los-derechos-humanos/ Before the first presidential …

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CSN Fall/Winter 2016 Newsletter

This edition of the CSN Newsletter features pieces by Clara Nieto de Ponce de Leon and Enrique Santiago–Romero who offer …

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The Slow Death of Río Ranchería

(Translated by Buddy Bell- CSN Volunteer Translator, Edited by Shanise Faust) Source: http://palabrasalmargen.com/index.php/articulos/nacional/item/la-muerte-lenta-del-rio-rancheria?category_id=138 At the same time that the mining company …

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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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Don’t Have Us Killed for Defending the Water of Caquetá

  (Translated by Peter Lenny, CSN Volunteer Translator) Source: http://www.las2orillas.co/que-no-nos-manden-a-matar-por-defender-el-agua-del-caqueta/ By: Selva.com.co* | August 17, 2016 Rural workers from the area report …

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For the native peoples of Colombia, peace must be realized alongside the re-establishment of a state of harmony among the individual, the collective, and their relationship with the land

Source: http://convergenciaporlapaz.net/para-los-pueblos-etnicos-la-paz-tiene-que-ver-con-el-restablecimiento-de-la-armonia-entre-lo-colectivo-lo-individual-y-su-relacion-con-el-territorio/ Translated by Buddy Bell, CSN Volunteer Published July 20, 2016 Peace convergence For the ethnic peoples of Colombia, “peace is …

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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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