UN: FARC must respect indigenous peoples in Colombia

The UN delegation in Colombia this Thursday asked the FARC to respect indigenous peoples, a day after the killing of two of its leaders in the Westof the Country, attributed to fighters from the armed group. “The United Nations expressed concern about these incidents and...

Plurinational people parliaments are created to “take decisions”

The first Plurinational People Parliament was established in Loja, after twelve days of mobilizations against the Water Law, organized by indigenous groups. These parliaments will aim to “take action” on issues that the group considers  as a violation of the rights of...

Begins Provincial Assemblies of People’s Parliament

The protests of those who are against the Water Law continues. After the indigenous march ended on Wednesday and the Parliament of Peoples was created, now the its indigenous leaders proposed to form Provincial Assemblies. The first will be held this morning in Loja, after a...

Indigenous march continues towards Azogues

The march against the Water Law, organized by indigenous groups, walked yesterday through Cuenca and plans to reach Azogues today. This fourth day of walking has been carried out with rituals, dances and music.  Humberto Cordero, the Governor of Azuay, said that among the...