Luz Miriam Vargas Castaño


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Region:Americas

Country:Colombia

Department/Province/State:Cauca

Sex1:Female

Age:39

Date of Killing:26/06/2020

Previous Threats:No

Type of Work:Community leader

Organisation:Resguardo Avirama y de la Asociación de Autoridades Tradicionales Indígenas Nasa Çxhãçxha. proyecto productivo “PazAdentro”.

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

Sector Detail:Indigenous Peoples' Rights, Peace Building

More information:Front Line Defenders

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URLs (links) of Interest
Fotografía.- Cerón, C., “Hallan sin ida a una mujer en un resguardo indígena de Páez, Cauca”, msn noticias, 27 de junio 2020.
https://www.msn.com/es-co/noticias/otras/hallan-sin-vida-a-una-mujer-en-un-resguardo-ind%C3%ADgena-de-p%C3%A1ez-cauca/ar-BB161E27
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