Tag: FARC-EP

Colombia Congress approves “shield” of peace agreement

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The Congress of Colombia approved the transitional article which will serve as a benchmark interpretation on issues such as human rights and related fundamental rights attached to the peace agreement between the Government and the FARC-EP.

FARC-EP held its Congress at the end of July

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The Colombian insurgent group reported Friday that that organization plans to conduct its internal Congress which will form the basis for the creation of his political group in June.

Inauguration of libraries in community areas of Colombia

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The Director of the National Library of Colombia along with members of the FARC-EP, municipal members and NGO, performed the opening ceremony of two mobile libraries in community areas of the Department of Meta.

Government and FARC-EP agree to accelerate the disarmament process

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The parties agreed to speed up the process of abdication of arms and begin the training of ex-combatants, which will begin production projects after leaving the weapons.

FARC-EP seeks to boost implementation of the agreement with the Government

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Timoleón Jiménez said that both sides want to boost the implementation of the Pact signed November 24, 2016, which pledged to complete a long confrontation.

Leaders of the FARC-EP will meet Sunday with Santos

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The delegations of the Colombian Government and the FARC-EP will evaluate how to progress the implementation of the peace agreement.

UN: Violence in rural areas illustrates challenges of peace in Colombia

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60 activists were killed in Colombia in 2016 and ten more in so far in 2017. UN requests to meet the increase in violence, corruption and inequality.

Colombians gather inputs for the FARC-EP

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Before the failure by the Colombian Government in the provision of inputs in community areas, different social organizations in the country make a call to the population for join actively the process of demobilization of FARC-EP with donations. 

Red Cross confirms second departure of minors of the FARC-EP

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Group of six teenagers was received by a humanitarian mission composed of representatives from various social organizations and the International Committee of the Red Cross, the ICRC reported.
 

FARC-EP, committed to comply with disarmament in Colombia plan

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The Colombian insurgent group reiterated once again its commitment and willingness to develop the plan of disarmament in the district areas despite the delays and inconsistencies by the Government of President Santos.