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Colombia: consultation vs extraction

This has been a historic year for Colombia, with the signing of the peace accords in September 2016 and the continent’s oldest guerrilla group,...

Colombia: ¿La paz es ahora?

¿La paz es ahora? Questions of peace and violence in Colombia An ambitious conference at Newcastle University in September 2017 examined the nature of violence...

Colombia: legal uncertainty over gay rights

Despite legislation guaranteeing equal rights to LGBT couples, the battle for the acceptance of same-sex marriage and adoption is far from won.

Elections in Chile & Honduras. Peace problems in Colombia -LAB Newsletter...

28 November 2017 Dear LAB Supporter and Friend, Elections Chile: Results in the first round of Chile’s presidential elections, on November 19, confounded all the pollsters. Sebastián...

Colombia: Alvaro Uribe and the Peace Talks

Former President Alvaro Uribe is critical of the current Colombian government's attempts to secure peace with the FARC guerrillas.

Peace Brigades International – UK Section (PBI UK)

PBI sends teams of international volunteers to areas of conflict at the request of local human rights defenders who are threatened because of their legitimate, nonviolent, human rights activities.

Colombia: an election which may determine the fate of peace

Colombia: an election which will determine the fate of peace By Thomas Mortensen, Colombia Country Manager, Christian Aid As Colombians head to the polls on the...


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Venezuela: charade and reality on the border

Charles Beach, in Cúcuta, witnessed Branson’s concert and the halting of the aid convoy On 22 January Richard Branson came to the Colombian border city of...

The Ghosts of Elections-LAB Newsletter 21 December 2017

20 December 2017 Dear LAB Supporter and Friend, The ghosts of elections past, present and future Across the world, polls this year have been confounded as...

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