Sandra Viviana environmental researcher was ‘disappeared’ en route to give a lecture at National University , Palmira, near Cali , Colombia .
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EMERGENCY PICKET OF BP HQ IN LONDON
Workers at the BP plant at Tauramena, part of the Cusiana oil field in Casanare have been protesting since 22 January 2010 for improved wages. On 15 February the notorious ESMAD ‘anti-mutiny’ police attacked the workers’ picket line and the local community. Three workers are in hospital. They are members of the national Oil Workers Union USO that has only been able to organise in the plants in the last year.
Aida Quilcue is the leader of the Cauca Regional Indigenous Council (CRIC), and one of the key figures behind the Social and Communitarian Minga process in Colombia. In December 2008 her husband, Edwin, was killed in an attack by the Colombian army. Read the rest of this entry »
Chile SCDA is a voluntary group that has been supporting Latin Americans in South Yorkshire for over 30 years.
Chile SCDA es una organisacion voluntaria, establecida desde hace 30 anos, que trabaja para apoyar a los latinoamericanos en South Yorkshire.
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