The Amazon has been one of the hotspots of the armed conflict with FARC.
Maria Clara Valencia
9/15/16
A world Conservation Summit began on September 1 in Honolulu, and at the center of every discussion was the recent peace agreement signed in Colombia between the National Governmen...
Rick Kearns
7/7/16
Indigenous activists support Colombia’s recently signed ceasefire accord but they are also pushing for inclusion of indigenous territorial rights, prior consultation and other issu...
Winona LaDuke
3/3/15

We must recognize that we have hit bottom and that war dehumanizes and dehumanizes us," — Juan Manuel Santos, President of Colombia...

Rick Kearns
6/15/14
A young Afro-Colombian girl-who was rescued by Indigenous Guards and others-had been kidnapped in late May by mistake according to the FARC rebel group that claimed on June 7 that ...
Rick Kearns
12/27/13
Indigenous guards were among the tens of thousands of Colombians in December who rallied in support of Bogota Mayor Gustavo Petro, who faces a possible removal ordered by Colombia'...
Maria Clara Valencia
11/26/11
Two Indian leaders from the Embera community in Colombia were killed by the illegally armed group Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (Farc)...