Mateo López Mejía


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Region:Americas

Country:Colombia

Department/Province/State:Quindio

Sex1:Trans man

Age:25

Date of Killing:04/07/2020

Previous Threats:No

Gender component to killing:Evidence of gender-based and/or sexual violence

Type of Work:Social leader

Sector or Type of Rights the HRD Worked On:Civil and Political Rights, ESC Rights

Sector Detail:LGBTI, Minority Rights

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URLs (links) of Interest
Fotografía.- Redacción judicial de El Quindiano, “Líder LGTBI fue asesinado en Circasia”, El Quindiano, 5 de julio 2020.
https://www.elquindiano.com/noticia/19860/lider-lgbti-fue-asesinado-en-circasia
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