Colombia’s FARC rebels are taking the first steps to end their decades-long rebellion. But the lands the group ruled are now up for grabs, and locals fear those who may seize control.
This seminar at the Vancouver Wine Festival looked at the diversity of wines coming from British Colombia, and followed on from a previous session focusing on some more of the region’s wines. I was on the panel, which was very well led by Canadian wine journalist Treve Ring, and which included Rhys Pender and terroir [...]
Post submitted by HRC Global Fellow Diego Mora and translated by HRC Global Intern Javier Cifuentes Although Colombia has made significant progress with regards to LGBTQ rights, LGBTQ Colombians continue to be the target of human rights violations. Show More Summary
During a century of revolution, conflict and development in the continent, Fernando Botero emerged as Latin America?s most celebrated artist. Born in Colombia?s second-largest city, Medellín, Botero?s family planned a future in bull-fighting...Show More Summary
Join Our Skate Mission From Medellin to Cali Skate Escape Roll through Colombia with Tyler Surrey, Zack Wallin, Thaynan Costa and Angelo Caro. By Ignacio Pagura on 22 February 2017
Colombian prosecutors seized $98 million worth of buildings, land and assets belonging to the leftist FARC force as it disbands under a peace deal, an official said Thursday. "We have frozen property worth nearly 282 million pesos" belonging...Show More Summary
I didn't even have Colombia on my travel bucket list, and now it's one of my favorite places I've ever been to - and I can't wait to go again! On a recent media trip with Nescafé Taster's Choice, I learned all about coffee - from picking...Show More Summary
In 1981, the year Cecilia Braekhus was born in Colombia, some 6,000 miles away in Norway, the land that gave us the Vikings, a ban on boxing became law. It took 33 years and tireless efforts by the First Lady of Norway to help lift the ban. No, not the prime minister’s (...)
Based in Bogota, Colombia, Ruiz will be responsible for consolidating the financial teams in the region, implementing financial best practices, and developing strategies that will enable the region to grow profitably in the coming years.
A slice of Colombia in South Tottenham.
Wet foot, dry foot, and the boot.
BOGOTA (Reuters) - Colombia's Marxist FARC rebels can begin surrendering their weapons to the United Nations now that almost 7,000 of them have reached designated demobilization zones around the country, President Juan Manuel Santos said on Monday.
In a twisted social experiment, a group of 80 Americans are locked in their high-rise corporate office in Bogata, Colombia and ordered by an unknown voice coming from the company’s intercom system to participate in a deadly game of kill or be killed. If the employees kill 30 of their own, the rest will go … Continue reading Hard Choice Clip: The Belko Experiment! ?
Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos is celebrating the arrival of the last contingent of leftist rebels at United Nations-supervised transition areas where they are preparing to disarm. Santos shook the … Click to Continue »
An explosion near Bogota's bullring kills one and injures at least 30 people ahead of an anti-bullfighting protest in Colombia's capital, the mayor's office said. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
Colombian authorities suspect the rebel group ELN of carrying out a bombing at a bullring despite peace talks between the leftist force and the government, an official said Monday. Sunday's attack followed the start of talks this month between the government and the National Liberation Army (ELN) which aim to seal an end to five decades of conflict. Show More Summary
BOGOTA (Reuters) - Colombian authorities suspect Marxist ELN rebels were behind a bomb attack near Bogota's bullring on Sunday, leaving dozens of police officers injured as they prepared for anti-bullfighting protests in Colombia's capital.
BOGOTA (Reuters) - Pumping operations along Colombia's second-most important oil pipeline, the Cano-Limon Covenas, were halted due to a bomb attack by rebels from the Marxist ELN group, a police and a military official said on Monda...
This is the kind of thing that happens when the study hall monitor has to go to the bathroom and there’s no responsible adult to watch the door and stop demons from entering the classroom and possessing the students. A school in Colombia had to call in...
Online women’s clothing brand, CARVOE, is seeking a fabric sourcing expert. This individual will be working closely with a brand representative in New York City. Production is based in Bogotá, Colombia, therefore all fabrics and trims must be sourced for import to Colombia. Position will... Continue reading