The dismantling of the neo-paramilitary groups
At the beginning of February 2014 reports started reappearing of an illegal intelligence centre Continue reading THE DEFENCE OF HUMAN RIGHTS, A HIGH-RISK ACTIVITY IN COLOMBIA: Illegal interception of communications
Some of these unfounded accusations develop into legal proceedings against human rights defenders and a few of these cases are even pointed out as having a week judicial base or in “many cases this judicial base does not even exist”.
Stigmatization has been a type of aggression constantly used against the Colombian social movement for the last 20 years.
Between 2009 and June 2013, 219 human rights defenders were assassinated in Colombia. Continue reading The defence of human rights is a high-risk activity in Colombia