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News Colombia » Cauca: Colombia: Another Social Leader Killed Amid Gov't Slow Response

News channel or source: https://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Colombia-Another-Social-Leader-Killed-Amid-Govt-Slow-Response-20180224-0010.html
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Last week two human rights defenders Orlando Grueso, a former guerrilla, and Jonathan Cundimi, a local activist, were also assassinated by gunmen in the Cauca department. They were working to help campesinos transition from growing coca crops to ...

News Colombia » Cauca: Colombia Temple rises

News channel or source: http://news.bahai.org/story/1240/
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

AGUA AZUL, Colombia — In Norte del Cauca, the local Baha’i House of Worship is rising from the land. As each day passes, its shape becomes more distinct, signaling the near completion of this highly-anticipated development for the region. Significant ...

News Colombia » Cauca: Vibrating RO Membrane System Solves Leachate Problem For Colombian Landfill

News channel or source: https://www.wateronline.com/doc/vibrating-ro-membrane-system-solves-leachate-problem-for-colombian-landfill-0001
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

Emeryville, CA /PRNewswire/ - In the lush Southwestern highlands of Colombia sits the picturesque Cauca Valley. The verdant landscape is owed to its ample rainfall, which at nearly forty inches per year rivals that of Seattle. And in the town of Yotoco ...

News Colombia » Cauca: Violence in Colombia has displaced more than 800 people, UN says

News channel or source: http://www.freemalaysiatoday.com/category/world/2018/02/20/violence-in-colombia-has-displaced-more-than-800-people-un-says/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Areas previously controlled by the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) guerrillas ... also expressed alarm at the increase in the number of murders in the Bajo Cauca area, without giving figures. Violence has continued in some areas of the ...

News Colombia » Cauca: Colombia's Ituango hydro project over 80% complete

News channel or source: http://www.bnamericas.com/en/news/electricpower/colombias-ituango-hydro-project-over-80-complete/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Construction of the Ituango hydroelectric dam – Colombia's largest infrastructure project ... which is being built on the Cauca river 170km northeast of Medellín. "All of the environmental requirements have been met ... Some communities backed ...

News Colombia » Cauca: Colombia offers unspoiled beauty for tourists after being unreachable for decades (photos)

News channel or source: http://www.cleveland.com/travel/index.ssf/2018/02/colombia_rainforests_landmarks.html
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

Travel warnings In January, the State Department issued an advisory warning to travelers to exercise increased caution in Colombia, and recommending not travelling to the provinces of Arauca, Cauca, Choco, and Norte de Santander due to the threat of crime ...

News Colombia » Cauca: Women Ex-Combatants and Peace Processes: Innovations and Challenges from Colombia

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/colombia/women-ex-combatants-and-peace-processes-innovations-and-challenges-colombia
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

In the case of Colombia, women are estimated to make up anywhere between ... a group of women ex-combatants came together at the group’s peace camp in Santo Domingo, Cauca, to press to have their concerns heard during the negotiations.

News Colombia » Cauca: ELN carries out at least 10 attacks in first days of shutdown

News channel or source: https://colombiareports.com/eln-carries-least-10-attacks-first-days-shutdown/
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

Colombia’s last-standing guerrilla group ELN allegedly carried out at least 10 attacks on road infrastructure in a three-day offensive aimed at shutting down the South American country. Two trucks burnt down in Cauca, but authorities could not ...

News Colombia » Cauca: Have a merry Afro-Colombian Christmas, in February

News channel or source: https://thepeninsulaqatar.com/article/21/02/2018/Have-a-merry-Afro-Colombian-Christmas,-in-February
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Quinamayo, Colombia, Afro-Colombian communities in the southwest of ... The entire town of Quinamayo, in the Pacific seaboard Valle de Cauca department, turns out for the annual procession through the streets, which moves from house to house in search ...