This month, PBI is having a cup of coffee with social communicator and forensic anthropologist Berenice Celeita, who has been a human rights defender for 30 years. Continue reading Living permanently at risk
We accompany Camilo of the Inter-Church Justice and Peace Commission and Eustaquio, a land rights leader from El Guamo (in the Curbaradó river basin, Chocó) on an environmental fact finding mission with the aim of evaluating the impact of the destruction of the native flora and fauna of this tropical forest typical to the region.
The Inter-Church Justice and Peace Commission (CIJP) advises and accompanies the Wounaan Nonam community of Santa Rosa de Guayacan (a rural area near Buenaventura on the Calima river) since 2010, after a paramilitary incursion in the region forced the community to abandon their homes and take refuge in the urban area of Buenaventura. Continue reading Resisting on their lands