Colombia: The Curvaradó and Jiguamiandó humanitarian zones: Communities in resistance in Colombia
Afro-descendant communities living in the Curvaradó and Jiguamiandó river basins are striving to defend their right to life and to protect their lands from encroaching illegal palm plantations. The communities’ stance has been met with threats and attacks from both sides in the Colombian armed conflict. Despite attacks on community members and leaders, their courageous resistance continues.
Choose a language to view report
- South Sudan: Open Letter from Secretary-General Salil Shetty to President Salva Kiir on prolonged detentions, enforced disappearances, and reported deaths while in government custody
- USA: Fair trial concern revisted as execution looms: Stacey Johnson
- USA: Bipolar disorder not raised at trial, execution set: Jack Jones