Urabá is always thought of as something of a lawless region, marked by endemic violence and fought over by the armed groups in the conflict. Continue reading Urabá, a contemporary history of violence and territory
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The most dramatic events of 2017
What is it like to be a brigadista at Christmas?
We accompany the most threatened communities and organisations in Colombia 365 days of the year; this means that we are also in the field during the Christmas holidays. Continue reading What is it like to be a brigadista at Christmas?
With just a few shots, they have taken Mario Castaño’s life away
After a month and a half we return to the community of La Madre Unión, in the La Larga and Tumaradó river basins. Continue reading With just a few shots, they have taken Mario Castaño’s life away
Another leader killed in Urabá
Urabá has always been considered a lawless territory where the strongest hand rules, stained with endemic violence and fought for between actors in the armed conflict. Continue reading Another leader killed in Urabá