Category Archives: Latin AmericaDecember 16, 2015
Colombian Human Rights Defenders Threatened Urge Colombian authorities to take action to ensure the safety of human rights leaders CoDevelopment Canada partner NOMADESC has reported alarming threats against two human rights leaders in Buenaventura, Colombia, Danelly Estupiñan Valencia and Rocio … Continue readingPosted in Colombia, Human Rights, Urgent Action | Comments Off on Urgent Action: Human Rights Defenders Threatened December 4, 2015
Local artists in Ciudad Juárez, Mexico have found a profound and beautiful way to pay tribute to the lives of missing women from their city. Painting their images in murals.Posted in Gender, Human Rights, Mexico | Comments Off on The Painted Angels of Ciudad Juárez October 27, 2015
Please join CoDev and send a message in protest to the Colombian government. On October 11th, indigenous activist Benecio Flor Belalcazar was assassinated while travelling with his wife to the city of Suarez in the department of Cauca, Colombia. Mr … Continue readingPosted in Colombia, Human Rights, Urgent Action | Comments Off on Urgent Action: Indigenous Activist Assassinated September 23, 2015
CoDev is concerned over the recent detention of Feliciano Valencia, an indigenous leader with the Asociación de Cabildos Indígenas del Norte del Cauca (Association of Indigenous Councils of Northern Cauca – ACIN). CoDev’s partner NOMADESC has worked closely with ACIN … Continue readingPosted in Colombia, Human Rights, Urgent Action | Leave a comment August 5, 2015
Some original partners help us reflect on 30 years of supporting solidarity in Latin America.Posted in Canada, Delegations/Solidarity Tours, Inside CoDev, Latin America, Partnership | Comments Off on Celebrating our 30th anniversary!