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Colombia: Indigenous leader threatened in Colombia
25 October 2011

William Carupia Cuñapa, President of the Indigenous Organization of Antioquia (OIA) in north-western Colombia, is believed to be at risk following a ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/030/2011

Wire, October/November 2011. Vol. 41, issue 05
1 October 2011

1) The Agenda 2) Up Front: Amnesty archives support case against Haiti's former dictator 3) No help from Europe 4) Police in the Dominican Republic ...

Newsletter       NWS 21/005/2011

Colombia: 'This is what we demand, justice!': Impunity for ...
21 September 2011

Sexual violence is endemic to Colombia's long-running armed conflict. Members of all the warring parties have sexually abused and exploited women ...

Report       AMR 23/018/2011

Amnesty International | Colombian authorities fail survivors of ...
21 September 2011

The Colombian authorities have failed to tackle the lack of justice for women and girl survivors during the country's long-running armed conflict.

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Colombia: Impunity for conflict-related sexual violence against ...
21 September 2011

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL MEDIA BRIEFING. Index: AMR 23/028/2011 EMBARGO: 21 September 2011, 05:01 Hs GMT (01:01 Hs Bogotá Time). ...

PressItem       AMR 23/028/2011

Colombian authorities fail survivors of sexual violence ...
21 September 2011

A new Amnesty International report says the rights of survivors of sexual violence to truth, justice and reparation are being denied by the authorities.

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Amnesty International | Colombia: conviction of former ...
14 September 2011

The conviction of Jorge Noguera for crimes including murder and links with paramilitary groups is a significant step towards justice in Colombia, Amnesty ...

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Colombia: Further information: Organizations and unions ...
26 August 2011

On 23 August 2011, several Colombian human rights NGOs and trade unions received a death threat from the paramilitary Black Eagles New Generation ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/026/2011

Colombia: Afro-descendent men forcibly disappeared
9 August 2011

Francisco Pineda and Everto González, two members of the community council of Caracolí, north-west Colombia, have been subjected to enforced ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/025/2011

Americas: Sacrificing rights in the name of development ...
5 August 2011

In the Americas laws there is an entrenched discriminatory attitude against Indigenous peoples. On the International Day of the World's Indigenous People ...

Report       AMR 01/001/2011