Peace Accords: Understanding what is going on… On August 24, 2016, the Colombian government and FARC leaders fine-tuned the political conditions for guerilla disarmament and reintegration into society, rural development, victims reparations, and truth and reconciliation. The Colombian people will vote to ratify these stipulations on October 2, 2016. While […]

Colombian Peace Accords: Need for Healing

The Mayor of Bolivar’s office approved a program to allow Bogota-based facilitators to give Basic, Advanced and Facilitator Training workshops to afro-descendant communities, victims of violence, indigenous communities, LGBT communities, and disabled staff in Bolivar, a neighborhood in Bogota known for high violence rates, from January to March 2016. This […]

AVP Colombia receives funding for new project in Ciudad Bolivar, ...