Colombia's Civil Conflict . Council on Foreign Relations
Jan 11, 2017 . The Colombian government and FARC rebels have signed a historic peace agreement that charts a path to sustainable peace after decades of civil war. . the 1980s as landowners organized to protect themselves from the guerrilla groups. . resource extraction, including gold mining, for additional income.
Mining in Colombia: At what cost? Peace Brigades International
Nov 18, 2011 . South Africa have intensified gold mining in Colombia, greatly increasing large scale mining in the country. . guerrilla since 2005 have created a . paramilitary attacks and that these .. The mine's current ownersBHP.
Peace and Violence in Colombia Center for Security Studies
The government of Colombia is negotiating with the last of the rebels, FARC and ELN. . with the oldest of Latin America's guerilla groups, the . The entire left wing of the political spec trum was thus .. ets, and illegal gold mining. In 2011, the.
the colombian crisis in historical perspective jstor
ing on the civilian government, the Colombian military, the FARC and ELN .. oil pipeline against guerrilla attacks (Isacson 2003).2 In May 2003, heroin poppies, bananas, gold, and also in projects . to be left alone in the outback, today it plants land mines, takes police .. And since the drug lords were becoming spec .
Colombia's mining sector could receive $1.5 billion annually over .
May 16, 2017 . Mining could become Colombia's economic growth engine with . Colombia's biggest mining sectors are in coal and gold. . is jointly owned by BHP Billiton, Anglo American Plc and Glencore. . century guerrilla war that killed more than 220,000, companies want legal security and clear investment rules.