Human Rights in Republic of Colombia

Amnesty International  Report 2013

The 2013 Annual Report on
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Colombian human rights activists threatened
24 August 2012

LGBTI activists, trade unionists, victims associations and human rights defenders in Barrancabermeja, Northern Colombia, have received death threats ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/030/2012

Colombia: Indigenous leader killed amid ongoing fighting in ...
15 August 2012

The Colombian authorities must do more to protect civilians increasingly caught up in the country's ongoing armed conflict.


Colombia: Trade unionists' lives in danger in Colombia
9 August 2012

Trade unionists Oscar Arturo Orozco and Wilson Jaramillo's lives are in danger after shots were fired at the car they were travelling in on 4 August in ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/029/2012

Os governos devem parar de impor projetos de infraestrutura ...
8 August 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC DOCUMENT. 8 August 2012. Index: AMR 01/005/2012. Governments must stop imposing ...

Document       AMR 01/005/2012

Americas: Time and again, Indigenous rights trampled for ...
8 August 2012

Across the Americas, governments are trampling over the rights of Indigenous Peoples in the name of economic development.


Americas: Governments must stop imposing development ...
8 August 2012

Governments across the Americas continue to discriminate against Indigenous peoples by denying their right to have a say on decisions which may ...

Document       AMR 01/005/2012

Colombia: Two women must be released immediately
2 August 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI Index: AMR 23/028/2012. 02 August 2012. Colombia: Two women ...

Public Statement       AMR 23/028/2012

Colombia: Ratification of the enforced disappearance ...
17 July 2012

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL. PUBLIC STATEMENT. AI index: AMR 23/027/2012 17 July 2012. Colombia: Ratification of ...

Public Statement       AMR 23/027/2012

Colombia: Civilians at risk as fighting escalates
17 July 2012

In recent weeks several civilians have been injured and thousands have been forcibly displaced as the armed conflict between the security forces and ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/026/2012

Colombia: Paramilitaries threaten Peace Community
9 July 2012

Members of the Peace Community of San José de Apartadó in northern Colombia have received death threats from paramilitaries. The Colombian ...

Urgent Action       AMR 23/025/2012