Dear friends and colleagues of FOR Peace Presence,
Today we want to congratulate you for your 15 years of work in Colombia, 15 years in which our organisations have collaborated and worked together in support of peace and human rights. Continue reading Happy Birthday FOR Peace Presence
Every day, Enrique Cabezas is grateful that he and his family are still alive. He is probably one of the most threatened leaders in the Curbarado River basin. Continue reading “Like the Norwegian sun in winter”
It is the fifth day of our accompaniment in the Peace Village of the San Jose de Apartado Peace Community in Mulatos, the same place where on 21 February 2005 eight people, including three children, were massacred. Continue reading A panorama of Mulatos Peace Village
Northeastern Antioquia is a part of the country rich in natural resources, particularly gold, and strategically placed between Southern Bolivar and Lower Cauca. Continue reading Social organisations concerned by escalation of armed conflict in Northeastern Antioquia
Over the past few years we have seen a spike in attacks against people defending their land and specifically the environment against the economic interests of multinational companies. Continue reading Why are people defending the environment being attacked? And how can they be protected?