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  • Arvind Ganesan
    Arvind Ganesan is the director of Human Rights Watch’s Business and Human Rights Division. He leads the organization’s work to expose human rights abuses linked to business and other economic activity, hold institutions accountable, and develop s…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • José Miguel Vivanco
    José Miguel Vivanco, director of Human Rights Watch's Americas division, is a general expert on Latin America. Before joining Human Rights Watch, Vivanco worked as an attorney for the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights at the Organization of…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Amicus curiae regarding the Special Jurisdiction for Peace
    Honorable Justice Antonio José LizarazoColombian Constitutional CourtPalace of JusticeBogotá, D.C. – COLOMBIACase: RPZ-010Subject: Human Rights Watch Amicus curiae on the Statutory Bill on the Special Jurisdiction for Peace José Miguel V…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Colombia: Mend Transitional Justice Law
    (Washington, DC) –The Colombian Constitutional Court should address significant flaws in the justice component of the peace accord with the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), Human Rights Watch said today in an amicus brief to the court…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Colombia Should Think Twice Before Extraditing a Former FARC Commander
    On April 9, police in Bogota arrested “Jesus Santrich,” a former peace negotiator and commander of the demobilized Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC). His detention, on charges that he conspired with three others to smuggle several ton…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • ICC Prosecutor Can Spur National Justice

    ICC Prosecutor Can Spur National Justice

    Expand Relatives hold pictures of their beloved during a March 6, 2009 march in Bogota against the “false positive” killings and enforced disappearances allegedly carried out by…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Colombia: Witness Linked to Uribe Probe Murdered

    Colombia: Witness Linked to Uribe Probe Murdered

    (Washington, DC) – A witness connected to a criminal investigation of former Colombian President Alvaro Uribe Velez was murdered on April 14, 2018, and other witnesses have been threatened, Human Rights Watch said today. The government should redou…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • Why Would Colombia’s Top Commander Try to Intercept my Communications?

    Why Would Colombia’s Top Commander Try to Intercept my Communications?

    José Miguel Vivanco on Revelations of Surveillance from Colombia's Top Commander On April 14, the Colombian magazine Semana ran a damning story about a group of senior military officers who it said were in…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • José Miguel Vivanco on Revelations of Surveillance from Colombia's Top Commander
    José Miguel Vivanco on Revelations of Surveillance from Colombia's Top Commander
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -
  • OECD: Probe Colombia's inaction on indigenous hunger crisis

    OECD: Probe Colombia's inaction on indigenous hunger crisis

    Expand A house in a rural Wayuu community in La Guajira, Colombia, June 2016. © 2016 Human Rights Watch Amelia sat on a bench outside her one-room s…
    - 31 Dec 69, 7:00pm -

The Economist: Colombia

The Guardian: Colombia News

  • Iván Duque wins election to become Colombia's president
    Conservative opponent of Farc peace process wins long and divisive campaignColombia has chosen Iván Duque, a conservative neophyte, to be its next president after a long and divisive campaign that often centred on a controversial peace process with…
    - 1 day ago, 18 Jun 18, 6:20am -
  • Colombia votes in election that could become fresh poll on Farc deal
    Key decider in presidential runoff will be who can win votes that went to centrists defeated in first roundColombia goes to the polls on Sunday to choose the country’s first president since a historic peace deal was signed with leftist Farc rebels.…
    - 3 days ago, 17 Jun 18, 1:00am -
  • Peace has come to Colombia but poverty remains – in pictures
    As Colombia votes in a presidential runoff election on Sunday Colombians daily struggles in the aftermath of 50 years of conflict are captured by the Danish photographer Mads Nissen, who has documented the civil war in Colombia since 2010, in his boo…
    - 4 days ago, 16 Jun 18, 3:00am -
  • Colombia's polarised election raises fears for fragile peace
    The shadow of ex-president Álvaro Uribe, a strong critic of the Farc peace deal, hangs over Sunday’s runoff vote between his protege Iván Duque and the leftwinger Gustavo PetroPeace has come to Colombia but poverty remains – in picturesOn a lea…
    - 4 days ago, 16 Jun 18, 3:00am -
  • Colombians who once fled war now forced to run from catastrophic flooding
    Following a peace deal with rebels, another conflict threatens residents: a massive dam project that has displaced thousandsIt is nearly 20 years since Eva Celdi Higuita was forced to run from her home on the banks of the river Cauca in western Colom…
    - 8 days ago, 12 Jun 18, 3:00am -
  • Swarm of angry bees attacks Colombian presidential election rally
    Videos circulate in local media showed rally attendees hurrying to escape swarm at event for Iván DuqueCampaign managers for Colombia’s rightwing presidential candidate Iván Duque were probably hoping to create a bit of a buzz with a campaign ral…
    - 8 days ago, 11 Jun 18, 4:11pm -
  • Colombia elections: rightwinger and former guerrilla head for presidential runoff
    Iván Duque, a fierce critic of the peace accord, will face-off against former mayor of Bogotá Gustavo Petro in second roundColombians have failed to elect a president outright, setting the stage for a bitter runoff between two frontrunners from opp…
    - 23 days ago, 27 May 18, 8:32pm -
  • Colombians vote for new president in wake of Farc peace process
    Sunday’s presidential election comes after race dominated by a rightwing hardliner and a former rebelColombia is heading to the polls to choose a president in an election that could prove decisive for the country’s embattled peace process with th…
    - 23 days ago, 27 May 18, 7:14am -
  • Colombian police rearrest Escobar hitman for extortion
    Jhon Jairo Velásquez, known as Popeye, was paroled in 2014 after confessing to hundreds of murders and spending 22 years in jailColombian police have rearrested a former hitman for the late drug lord Pablo Escobar as part of an investigation into ex…
    - 25 days ago, 25 May 18, 2:43pm -
  • 'Of course he can win': leftist defies odds in Colombian presidential race
    Former guerrilla group member Gustavo Petro rides wave of enthusiasm to second place in the polls, despite country’s conservative traditionThousands of people had gathered in Bogotá’s historic Plaza de Bolívar. Some waved banners, others drank…
    - 27 days ago, 24 May 18, 1:00am -
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