The International Office for Human Rights Action on Colombia

The fundamental elements of the Victims and Land Restitution Law must be maintained

Public statement of Oidhaco and the Belgian Coordination for Colombia (CBC) on the bill seeking a reform of the Victims and Land Restitution Law.

In light of the proposed Bill 131 of 2018, which aims to reform Law 1448 of 2011 on Victims and Land Restitution, Oidhaco – the International Office for Human Rights – Action on Colombia, and the Belgian Coordination for Colombia (CBC) express their concern about the possible adoption by the Colombian Congress of regressive measures related to land restitution rights for victims of land-grabbing and forced displacement.