Month: December 2019

Control de los riesgos para la salud y el medio ambiente en el marco de la erradicación de cultivos ilícitos mediante el método de aspersión aérea

Publicado por el Ministerio de Justicia de Colombia el 30 de diciembre de 2019.

The Colombian government’s draft decree laying out the functioning of a re-initiated aerial herbicide spraying program in coca-growing areas, and how the government would satisfy the Constitutional Court’s restrictions on that program.

Tags: Coca, Drug Policy, Illicit Crop Eradication

December 30, 2019

WOLA Podcast: Protest and Politics in Post-Conflict Colombia

WOLA’s Defense Oversight Director Adam Isacson talks about Colombia with WOLA Andes Program Director Gimena Sánchez-Garzoli. She explains Colombia’s four-week-old wave of social protests, the continuing challenge of peace accord implementation, and efforts to protect social leaders. Isacson and Sánchez-Garzoli talk about what they saw and heard during October field research in the historically conflictive, and still very tense, regions of Arauca and Chocó.

(mp3 download)

Tags: Arauca, Attacks on social leaders, Audio, Chocó, Human Rights, Podcast, Politics of Peace

December 17, 2019