This issue includes a special focus on the peace negotiations, the situation of human rights defenders, Colombia in Europe, monitoring of the FTA and the interventions regarding Colombia in the Human Rights Council of the United Nations on March 26th.
They ask the negotiators in Havana to listen to the demands of women and victims and the parties at the dialogue table to declare a bilateral cease -fire. Brussels, November 21 2012. More than 20 MEPs from the European Alliance of Socialists and Democrats, the Greens European Free Alliance and the European United Left have
On November 5th, 2013 an event on Women and Peace was held at the European Parliament. In this session, the importance of the participation of women in the negociation, as well as in the peacebuilding process, was particulately highlighted.
General Freddy Padilla de León must be deprived of his diplomatic status in order to allow for criminal investigations. Berlin / Bogotá / Vienna, 2 October 2013 Today ECCHR made public a dossier on the former General Commander of the Colombian Armed Forces and current Colombian Ambassador to Austria, General Freddy Padilla de León. Therein,
Press conference – Colombian experts speak in Brussels about the social upheaval in their country. They also call for a renegotiation of the FTA between the EU and Colombia because of its negative impacts on rural communities, the environment and small-scale producers