Joel Aguablanca Villamizar


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Region:Americas

Country:Colombia

Department/Province/State:Norte de Santander

Sex1:Male

Age:29

Date of Killing:31/05/2020

Type of Work:Community leader

Organisation:Asociación de Autoridades Tradicionales y Cabildos U’was, -ASOUWA-.Educación de la Nación Indígena.

Sector or Type of Rights the HRD Worked On:ESC Rights

Sector Detail:Indigenous Peoples' Rights

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URLs (links) of Interest
Fotografía.- Resumen Latinoamericano, “Colombia. Denuncian el asesinato de Joel Villamizar, líder indígena Uwa, durante operación militar del ejército”, Resumen Latinoamericano, 2 junio 2020.
https://www.resumenlatinoamericano.org/2020/06/02/colombia-denuncian-el-asesinato-de-joel-villamizar-lider-indigena-uwa-durante-operacion-militar-del-ejercito/
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