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From coca to cacao: Colombia pushes farmers to exit cocaine trade. World Today ... A farmer cleans a coca crop in Cauca, Colombia, January 27, 2017. Picture taken .... For years, armed groups like FARC and ELN funded their operations by taxing the cocaine trade in remote regions of Colombia. With the ...
Canas stepped on the mine during a protest for indigenous rights in the southwestern region of Cauca in Colombia. ... Mines are strewn all over Colombia — a legacy of more than 50 years of fighting between the heavily armed, well-financed FARC rebels (also known as the Revolutionary Armed Forces of ...

The UN Verification Mission in Colombia and the Episcopal Conference of Colombia highlight the first month of work of the Monitoring and Verification ... For the UN Mission and the Episcopal Conference, the tense situations in rural areas of Catatumbo in Norte de Santander, north of Cauca, and ...
Correa speaks of Pharmacielo with a humanitarian bent, focusing on the company's desire to aid Cauca's farmers toward a more stable life. He talks benevolently about “the wellness of the people,” and while speaking with VICE, he was preparing to fly to the Cacua town of Corinto after a mudslide caused ...
... mountainous areas of Colombia, especially during wetter parts of the year. In April more than 300 people died in a landslide in Mocoa, Putumayo. Warnings of flash flooding on Tuesday night near the town of Corinto, which sits at the foot of one of the country's Andean ranges in Cauca province, came too ...
Three people have died and 32 have been injured after a mudslide swept through the town of Corinto in Colombia's south-west Cauca province. Emergency workers said the La Paila river burst its banks and swept mud, boulders and branches through the town's centre. More than 200 families in the town ...

Indigenous peoples from across Colombia called a national process a week ago. Dozens of protesters and policemen have been injured in clashes that followed. The violence mainly broke out in Cauca, Valle del Cauca and in Catatumbo, a region in the northeast of Colombia where farmers clashed with ...
In the Cauca province, farmers blocked sections of the Pan-American highway, disrupting trade with neighbouring Ecuador, on October 24.
Once a relatively peaceful zone for coffee, gold mining, and wood plantations, northern Cauca quickly became a battleground, in part over the ...
Cauca, Colombia - Against the blue outline of the distant mountains of Cauca, black smoke is billowing upwards from dozens of fires burning in ...
Fields of coffee trees stand at the Cafe Granja La Esperanza farm in the town of Trujillo, department of Valle del Cauca, Colombia.
Meneses Ruiz was murdered this Friday in the northern region of the Department of Cauca which lies in the southwest of Colombia. | Photo: ...
Colombian authorities have denounced the attempted assassination of the Indigenous governor of Belalcazar, Cauca after continuous death ...
Black protagonism is visible above all in Colombia and Brazil. In both ... Organizations of Black People of the Pacific Coast of Cauca), which is ...
... 55 products to over 150 clients in Colombia, Panama, Ecuador and the United States. Its production facility, located in Buga, Valle del Cauca, ...
Colombia's Santos regrets police attack on humanitarian team ... clash between indigenous people and police in neighboring Cauca province.
Members of the Kokonuko peoples have been protesting a tourist getaway called “Warm Waters” in Purace, Cauca, for the past six months, ...

Indigenous Broadcaster Killed in Colombia ... the Mobile Anti-riot Squadron, Esmad and the Kokonuko community in Purace, Cauca, Colombia.
And while Illy sources coffee from 25 countries across the globe, Colombia's Cauca departamento is a particularly interesting example of a ...
In Cali, Colombia, saving a city from climate change means evicting ... the powerful Cauca River — to prevent a 'catastrophe … worse than ...
In 2016, however, another 36,000 hectares were dedicated to coca, according to Insight Crime, also making Cauca Colombia's third-largest ...
Colombian authorities are combating cocaine production in some of the most remote regions. Cauca is one of the long-neglected areas where ...
The Marmato project is located in the Caldas department in the heart of the Middle Cauca gold district, a region that has been exploited since ...
President of Colombia Juan Manuel Santos said Thursday at a ceremony in the Bay of Malaga, in western department of Valle del Cauca with ...
In 2016, however, another 36,000 hectares were dedicated to coca, according to Insight Crime, also making Cauca Colombia's third-largest ...
Colombia Cali attack violence crime scene ... drug traffickers has killed hundreds of people that year year in the Valle del Cauca province.
The U Party was sanctioned in registering candidates for assemblies in Cesar, Tolima and Valle del Cauca for mayors of Santa Rosa de Osos ...
The deadly clash took place in Morales, Cauca, one of the coca growing communities where locals have opposed the forced eradication of ...
Giumarra adds premium Colombian pineapple to its tropical line ... of premium-quality golden pineapple grown in Valle de Cauca, Colombia.
The fruit, grown by Bengala Agricola in the Valle de Cauca in Colombia, will begin arriving Sept. 4, according to a Giumarra news release.
Denuncian presencia de paramilitares en Sucre, Cauca ... identificaban como supuestos integrantes de las Autodefensas Unidas de Colombia, ...
PharmaCielo Operating Partner Cooperativa Caucannabis Files Application for Colombian Cannabis Cultivation in Cauca Department.
Commander Pablo Catatumbo leading a guerrillas column arriving to hand on their weapons in Buenos Aires, Cauca department, Colombia on ...
Marijuana seen on the road between the municipalities of Toribio and Caloto in the department of Cauca, Colombia, on March 15, 2016.
According to the coordinator for Human Rights Network of Southern Colombia, Devin Hurtado, three social leaders in Cauca were threatened ...
The Colombian activist and social leader Fernando Asprilla was murdered on Friday in the Cauca department, and was the third death of a ...
Former FARC rebels from the Alfonso Cano Block play soccer in los Robles, in the mountains of the province of El Cauca. FILE | Photo: EFE.
The Colombian activist and social leader Fernando Asprilla was murdered on Friday in the Cauca department, and was the third death of a ...
Idaly Castillo Narvaez, a social leader from the town of Rosas in the southwestern Colombian state of Cauca, has been "assassinated after she ...
Colombia: UN-backed team ambushed; one wounded in attack ... FARC-EP, were unharmed and remain safe in the Veredal Zone of Cauca.
But Cauca police general Edgar Rodriguez said the ELN was to blame. The ELN is currently the only group fighting the Colombian government ...
Miners watch rescue operations after an illegal open-pit gold mine collapsed in western Colombia's Cauca department in 2014, resulting in at ...
Handicap International (HI) has launched demining activities in the department of Cauca, in Colombia, the second most affected country after ...
On Friday, progressive political movement Marcha Patriotica denounced the assassination of an Afro-Colombian social leader in the Pacific ...
Bajo Cauca -- a region in the northern part of the department of Antioquia consisting of six municipalities -- is territory ...
The two also discussed what is next for Bajo Cauca, especially with the ... independent BACRIM; and the last Colombian guerrilla group, the ...
But as the number of threats and the number of killings of social leaders in Cauca have surpassed that in every other province of Colombia, ...
A violent standoff between Colombia's riot police force ESMAD and an Indigenous community in Cauca, Colombia has left at least six people ...
Starbucks claims the initiative has positively impacted some 30,000 farmers in the Tolima, Cauca, Valle and Antioquia growing regions.
... of (Zika virus) infection in patients with Guillain-Barre syndrome,” wrote the Hospital Universitario del Valle in Valle del Cauca, Colombia.


 

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