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Amnesty International  Report 2013


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Colombia: Further information: Land restitution process sparks ...
23 January 2015

Paramilitaries have threatened dozens of land claimants and community leaders, as well as human rights defenders, trade unionists, journalists and ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/003/2015

Colombia: Harassed for fighting sexual violence
16 January 2015

Two men forced their way into the home of human rights defender Blanca Nubia Díaz, demanding to see one of her daughters. Both women have faced ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/002/2015

Colombia: Dozens threatened by paramilitaries
15 January 2015

Dozens of human rights defenders, as well as trade unionists and land restitution claimants have been threatened by the Black Eagles paramilitary ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/001/2015

Colombia: Further information: Another death threat to ...
15 December 2014

Around 80 human rights defenders were named in a death threat delivered by the Black Eagles paramilitaries in the Memory, Peace and Reconciliation ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/036/2014

Colombia: A land title is not enough: Ensuring sustainable ...
27 November 2014

The violent struggle to control territory is one of the root causes of Colombia's 50-year-old armed conflict. Success in the land restitution process will largely ...

Report       AMR 23/031/2014

Amnesty International | Colombia's land restitution process ...
27 November 2014

Threats and killings coupled with the weak implementation of flawed legislation are scuppering the Colombian government's promise to return millions ...

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Colombia's land restitution process failing those forced off ...
27 November 2014

Threats and killings coupled with the weak implementation of flawed legislation are scuppering the Colombian government's promise to return millions ...

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15 facts about Colombia's land restitution process | Amnesty ...
27 November 2014

Read Amnesty International's 15 facts about Colombia's land restitution process.

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Colombia: Further information: Mass death threats to ...
27 October 2014

Around 100 human rights defenders received a death threat on 22 October from the Black Eagle paramilitaries in a statement sent to the New Rainbow ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/033/2014

Colombia: Mass death threats to human rights defenders
11 September 2014

At least 80 human rights defenders received death threats by email on or just prior to Colombia's Human Rights Day on 9 September. Paramilitaries ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/030/2014