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The Risk of Returning Home

The Risk of Returning Home

September 27th, 2013 by | Leave a comment

In September 2013, I contributed with Human Rights Watch on a report on the displaced Colombians who face killings and widespread death threats for attempting to reclaim their land. Many of these people targeted for reclaiming property through the Victims … Continue reading

Paramilitaries' Heirs

Paramilitaries’ Heirs

February 3rd, 2010 by | Leave a comment

The following report by investigator María McFarland of Human Rights Watch details the emergence of neo-paramilitary groups in Colombia. These militias are successors to the Autodefensas Unidas de Colombia (AUC) paramilitary army, which only partially demobilized in 2003 – 2006. Download here.   … Continue reading

Breaking the Grip?

Breaking the Grip?

October 16th, 2008 by | Leave a comment

This 140-page report assesses Colombia’s progress toward investigating and breaking the influence of paramilitaries’ mafia-like networks. It also describes government actions that pose serious obstacles to continued progress. The report by investigator María McFarland is based on interviews with prosecutors … Continue reading