February 21, 2014

Free Yevgeniy Vitishko!

The prominent environmental activist has been sent to a penal colony to serve out a three year sentence for allegedly damaging a fence during a protest.

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August 24, 2012

LGBTI activists, trade unionists, victims associations and human rights defenders in Barrancabermeja, Northern Colombia, have received death threats from paramilitaries.

May 11, 2012

On 7 May, shots were fired into the office of a women’s rights organization in Bogota. This follows a series of attacks and intimidation against human rights defender Monica Roa and her colleagues....

April 27, 2012

Peasant farmer leader Hernán Henry Díaz, who was arranging a protest march, has not been seen since 18 April, and may have been subjected to enforced disappearance, in Putumayo Department, Colombia...

March 19, 2012

A member of a family previously targeted by paramilitaries in northern Colombia has survived an attempt on his life. His life and the lives of his relatives are at risk.