The OIDHACO network of European organisations held its assembly on 23 and 24 September 2015 and at the same time organised several activities related to the role of European countries in peacebuilding in Colombia.
Participating in the assembly were Colombian citizens representing different coordination groups of organisations working on development, democracy and human rights, as well as representatives from communities in Colombia. These people highlighted the following elements related to peace:
Their support for and the importance of the peace process taking place in Havana between the Government of Colombia and the FARC guerrilla
The need to begin formal talks with the ELN in order to bring an end to the armed conflict in Colombia