The leader of the Afrodescendant Community in Barbacoas, Nariño, was shot dead on September 24, 2014. Pedro Augusto´s cousin, Deputy Diego Angulo, denounced in the House of Representatives that Pedro Augusto had suffered from several threats and intimidation before his killing.
Date of Killing:29/09/2014
Type of Work:Community leader
Organisation:Comunidades Afrodescendientes en Barbacoas
Sector or Type of Rights the HRD Worked On:ESC Rights
Sector Detail:Afro Descendant Rights
More information:Front Line Defenders
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URLs (links) of Interest
- HSB Noticias
- El Espectador
- Diario del Sur