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Caught amid conflict and police aggression, Colombia’s Cauca is in crisis
by Julia DurantiLatin Correspondent
Julia Duranti of the WFP Colombia Team examines the crisis of violence by armed actors in which Colombia's Cauca department (i.e. state) finds itself.
VIDEO: Communities in Resistance
October 18th, 2010
Witness for Peace's Colombia-based International Team reports from the Humanitarian Zones of Uraba.
VIDEO: Witnessing the Effects of U.S. Policy
Witness for Peace production presents "Transforming People, Transforming Policy," a demonstration of the power and potential of joining a WFP delegation.
WEBINAR: Increased U.S. Military Presence in Colombia
May 17th, 2010
Diego Benitez of Witness for Peace's Colombia-based International Team, walks us through the realities of the new U.S. military bases in Colombia.
INTERVIEW: Face Colombia's Displaced
March 5th, 2010
Daira Quiñones was driven from her home by Colombia's brutal armed conflict.
VIDEO: Martha Giraldo Speaks at the 2009 Vigil to Close the School of the Americas
January 27th, 2010
Martha's father was killed by the Colombian army in 2006. Ever since, she's struggled against impunity and for justice.
PODCAST: Colombian Indigenous Activist on Plan Colombia
October 22nd, 2009
Rafael Coicue from the Association of Indigenous Councils speaks about Plan Colombia and the Colombia Free Trade Agreement during a Witness for Peace speaker tour.
POLICY ANALYSIS: Aerial Fumigation
May 12th, 2009
After a decade of aerial fumigations, coca production has risen. Innocent Colombian victims have borne the brunt of this inhumane and ineffective policy.
VIDEO: Colombia's Internal Displacement Crisis
February 20th, 2009
A short video explaining how four million people have been driven out of their homes by war - and how the United States is involved.
VIDEO: Colombian Trade Unionists Speak Out at the Gates of the School of the Americas
December 16th, 2008
WFP Executive Director Melinda St. Louis, two Colombian trade unionists, and Dr. Aviva Chomsky speak at the School of the Americas Vigil.
FACT SHEET: U.S. Multinational Corporations in Colombia
June 8th, 2008
Multinational corporations have taken advantage of and participated in Colombia's long and complicated conflict to ease resource extraction.
FACT SHEET: Violence Against Workers
June 7th, 2008
Colombia is the most dangerous country in the world to be a trade unionist.