Peacetime Spells Death for Colombia’s Activists

After signing a peace deal with its largest rebel group, the FARC, the country saw its homicide rate fall to the lowest point in decades. Now killings are on the rise. Relatives and friends carrying the coffin of Holmes Niscué, an indigenous leader killed on August 19, in the mountains near Tumaco, Colombia.CreditCreditFederico Rios Escobar Read more about Peacetime Spells Death for Colombia’s Activists[…]

Colombia and cocaine in the international context: distortions and punitive populism

Ricardo Vargas M |Sociologist with an M.Sc. and a Ph.D. of the Universidad Nacional de Colombia Faculty of Human Sciences. What do the figures of cocaine production that have raised red flags on the situation of narcotrafficking in Colombia mean? How to interpret the measures taken by the administration? Three data of the recent report Read more about Colombia and cocaine in the international context: distortions and punitive populism[…]

FUTUROSCOPIO : Exhibition in Rome – 11 June 2018

Futuroscopio On June the 11th will be held the inauguration of the exhibition of the project involving children from Mexico, Bolivia and Colombia. FUTUROSCOPIO is a project promoted by three assocation from  RED Alas – one of the international networks promoted by Libera Against Mafias : SiKanda – Solidaridad Internacional Kanda AC, Oaxaca, (Mexico), APEA – Read more about FUTUROSCOPIO : Exhibition in Rome – 11 June 2018[…]