HRDN STAND 4 HUMAN RIGHTS DEFENDERS CAMPAIGN LAUNCH
The Human Rights and Democracy Network (HRDN) is launching 12 November 2015, a year-long campaign: Stand 4 Human Rights Defenders. HRDN is an informal group of 48 NGOs operating at the EU level in the areas of human rights, democracy and peace building.
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Part two of the interview with Yenly Méndez, a human rights defender who works with the Peasant Farmers’ Association of the Cimitarra River Valley (ACVC) / Read part one of the interview
Continue reading What are the advantages of a Peasant Farmer Reserve Zone for agricultural production?
Campo Bijao is situated in the municipality of Yondó (Magdalena Medio), an area we travel to regularly from the field team in Barrancabermeja. Continue reading Trip to Campo Bijao
The Mothers of the Plaza de Mayo in Argentina and the thousands of victims of enforced disappearance of Latin American dictatorships are known all over the world. The story of the 43 disappeared students from Ayotzinapa, Mexico was in the news for months.
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Underneath tons of refuse and rubble lie the bodies of hundreds of people who were disappeared from the La Comuna 13 in Medellín. Continue reading La Escombrera