Year: 2014

Living the Landscape

Para español, haz click aquí A post-arrival reflection from Julia Schutt, FOR Peace Presence's newest team member in the Peace Community of San José de Apartadó.  After a whirlwind six weeks based in Bogotá, I have finally arrived at the place where I´ve known for six...

Parte del Paisaje

For english, click here Una reflexión pos-llegada de Julia Schutt, el miembro más nuevo del equipo de FOR Presente por la Paz en la Comunidad de Paz de San José de Apartadó.  Después de seis semanas como miembro del equipo de Bogotá, al fin llegué al lugar donde yo...

FOR Peace Presence Monthly Update – November 2014

Greetings and Happy Holidays, friends! #CoalConnection was the FOR Peace Presence focus for the month of November. In Bogotá we spread information about the connection between the coal industry and human rights as our team member Kaya toured the US with Johanna Rocha...

Serious Setback for Justice in Colombia if Bills to Expand Jurisdiction of Military Courts Approved

Para español, haz clic aquí FOR Peace Presence and sixteen other U.S., European and international organizations concerned with human rights released today a statement asserting their "grave concern' regarding "renewed legislative efforts by the Colombian government...