Pedro Augusto Arisala

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.

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Date of Killing:29/09/2014

Previous Threats:Yes

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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