Timeline for entries tagged “Political Participation”

A chronology of events related to peace, security, and human rights in Colombia.

May 6, 2020

High Commissioner for Stabilization and Consolidation Emilio Archila denies that the government is seeking to remove former FARC leaders from the congressional seats that they currently occupy as a result of the peace accord. “We believe that ethically, those who are convicted of crimes against humanity should retire from the Congress, but we’ve never tried to impose that,” he says. The allegation appeared in a letter from the Defendamos la Paz coalition.

Tags: Political Participation, Politics of Peace