Colombia

Colombia

Fri, 25 Nov 2022 15:31:17 +0000
Violence against women in Colombia saw sharp increase in 2022
Violence against women and girls in Colombia has seen a major increase in the first 10 months of 200 compared to the same period last year, according to the Medical… The post Violence against women in Colombia saw sharp increase in 2022 appeare...

Wed, 23 Nov 2022 20:29:30 +0000
Colombia state officials on guerrilla payroll: report
The guerrilla organization of FARC dissident leader “Ivan Mordisco” received intelligence from paid informants from inside Colombia’s government, according to a leaked prosecution report. Paid State and civilian informants for…...

Tue, 22 Nov 2022 15:12:29 +0000
Colombia’s military trafficking arms for guerrillas: prosecution
Multiple high-profile arrests and criminal investigations suggest that Colombia’s military has become one of the main arms suppliers of the country’s guerrilla groups. Defense Minister Ivan Velasquez said earlier this… The post Colo...

Tue, 22 Nov 2022 12:44:34 +0000
Colombia’s government and ELN guerrillas formally resume peace talks
Colombia’s government and ELN guerrillas formally resumed peace talks in Venezuela on Monday. The two negotiating teams will try to negotiate an end to the ELN’s almost 60-year-long insurgency. In… The post Colombia’s government and E...

Mon, 21 Nov 2022 15:42:04 +0000
Colombia’s decades-long efforts to make peace with ELN
The government of Colombia’s President Gustavo Petro and ELN guerrillas will resume efforts to negotiate peace that started in 1975 already. The current peace talks were formally kicked off by… The post Colombia’s decades-long effor...

Colombia Bogota

Sat, 03 Dec 2022 11:44:27 +0000
New icons: Colombia’s most exciting fashion up-and-comers
Many of Colombia's most innovative new designers have taken to social media to showcase their collections and one-of-a-kind accessories.

Thu, 01 Dec 2022 20:49:47 +0000
Bogotá puts cycling at heart of tourism promotion
Bogotá's Tourism Institute wants to draw more international tourist to the city given its sustainable mobility, 590-km of bike paths and new portfolio of urban and rural routes.

Wed, 30 Nov 2022 13:53:02 +0000
Respiratory illnesses and COVID-19 cases rise across Colombia
Heavy rainfall and colder than usual temperatures across Colombia presents a worrisome public health situation ahead of December’s holiday season.

Tue, 29 Nov 2022 17:01:14 +0000
Petro’s 100 days marked by deaths of 58 social leaders
During Petro's 100 days in office, 58 social leaders have been killed, and almost one-third of the total documented for 2022 by NGO Indepaz.

Mon, 28 Nov 2022 20:42:46 +0000
A coming-of-age hike into Colombia’s Sierra Nevada
On a first trip to Colombia as an adult, Maya Salgado decided to do the five-day hike to the Sierra Nevada's Lost City, and archaeological wonder that could become a "paradise lost" with mass tourism.

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