Justice for Colombia celebrates victims’ agreement and historic advances towards peace

Justice For Colombia News | on: Thursday, 17 December 2015

Justice for Colombia congratulates both the Colombian government and the FARC-EP for the agreement reached in relation to the victims of the Colombian armed conflict. Justice for Colombia has worked for over a decade in support of the rights of Colombia’s victims and whilst we recognise the inevitable difficulties read more

Petition urging fair appeal for Miguel Beltran signed by 5,000 academics

Justice For Colombia News | on: Thursday, 17 December 2015

A 5,000-strong petition calling for the release of jailed Colombian academic Dr Miguel Beltran was submitted to the Colombian Embassy in London today. The petition was started by the University and College Union (UCU) and Justice for Colombia in response to the rearrest of Dr Beltran in Bogota read more

FARC and government sign agreement on Victims

News from Colombia | on: Tuesday, 15 December 2015

After more than three years of peace talks the FARC and the Colombian government have signed an agreement of the fifth agenda point – the issue of victims. The question of victims was the most difficult issue for the negotiators and they spent more than a year finalising the agreement read more