U.S. researchers explore forced disappearance and other security dynamics at the Colombia-Venezuela border region in Norte de Santander department.
Publicado por El Espectador Colombia 2020 el 28 de mayo de 2020.
An explanation of how the Unit for the Search for People Believed Disappeared, one of the agencies created by the peace accord, does its work.
The Unit for the Search for Disappeared Persons, created by the 2016 peace accord, gives an update on its work so far.
An update on the work of the Unit for the Search for the Disappeared, established by the peace accords.
An update on the work of a committee of demobilized FARC fighters charged with finding people who were forcibly disappeared during the conflict.
An update on the post-conflict effort to search for disappeared persons, with Christoph Harnisch (Colombia chief, International Committee of the Red Cross), Luz Marina Monzón (Director, Unit for the Search for Disappeared Persons), and Lucía Osorno (Movement of Victims of State Crimes), moderated by Ginna Morelo (El Tiempo).
Concerns that burials of coronavirus victims may affect the identification and preservation of remains of people disappeared during the conflict.
A conversation with Luz Marina Monzón, director of the Unit for the Search for Disappeared People created by the peace accord, about how the Unit’s work is adjusting to the coronavirus emergency.
The ICRC’s annual overview of the humanitarian situation in Colombia. Finds an alarming 2019 increase in landmine victims, confinements, and attacks on medical personnel.
Investigators from Colombia’s transitional justice tribunal have established that many bodies in a laboratory at the University of Antioquia are those of conflict victims. Something similar may be the case nationwide, wherever unidentified bodies are buried in cemeteries. Accompanies a Semana article.
- After a four-month selection process, the Unit for the Search for Disappeared People announces the two civil society organizations that will play a formal role on the Unit’s Consultative Council. They are the Coordinating Committee for the Pueblo Bello Case and the Association of Nariño Women Victims of Forced Disappearance.