“The single most targeted group was #humanrights defenders advocating on behalf of community-based and indigenous peoples and Afro-Colombians. The killings of female human rights defenders increased by almost 50% in 2019 compared to 2018,” -- @UNHumanRights on #Colombia
Colombia's most vulnerable citizens - women, indigenous people, Afro-Colombians - have long been the victims of targeted violence and human rights violations. Today, the people are standing up for their rights and freedoms.
Colombia #Rights2019 : Human rights defenders, journalists, indigenous and Afro-Colombian leaders, and other community activists face death threats and violence. 8.1 million Colombians have been forcibly displaced since 1985. ~
Hundreds of Colombians took to the streets after an indigenous girl was kidnapped, raped and murdered.
Hundreds of Colombians took to the streets after an indigenous girl was kidnapped, raped and murdered. #NiUnaM ás
Afro-Colombians, Indigenous fear new pitfalls in peace deal.