Category Archives: Human Rights

COVID Update: Colombia

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Colombia – FECODE (Colombian Educators’ Federation) We have been hearing from our partners in Latin America about their own struggles in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic. Here is an excerpt from recent postings by Jose Hidalgo Restrepo Bermeo, Coordinator … Continue reading

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CUPE Delegation to Cuba – Reflections

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During the week of November 10-16, 2019, CoDev Executive Director, Steve Stewart traveled to Cuba with delegates from CUPE National and CUPE BC. What follows are a series of “reflections” written by the delegates shedding light on their experiences and … Continue reading

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UnderMining Indigenous Rights: Pan American Silver in Guatemala

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Hosted by CoDev, Mining Justice Alliance Canada, MiningWatch Canada, and Students for Mining Justice Undermining Indigenous Rights: Pan American Silver in Guatemala Wednesday, November 20 6-8 pm SFU Harbour Centre, Room 2270 515 West Hastings Street, Vancouver unceded Coast Salish … Continue reading

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We will not shut up and will not give up!

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“If they attack one of us, they attack all of us” On March 8, 2019, CoDev’s Guatemalan partner, Women’s Sector Political Alliance suffered an attack in the lead-up to International Womens’ Day celebrations (IWD).

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Canadians across the country call for an end to killings of Colombian rights workers

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In Colombia almost 700 rights defenders and over 135 former FARC members have been assassinated since January 2016.

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