PBI-Colombia accompanies ACVC-RAN at workshop activities in Remedios, Antioquia
On May 27, PBI-Colombia tweeted:
“PBI accompanied @ACVCRAN [the Asociación Campesina del Valle del Río Cimitarra] in workshop activities of #human rights and #international humanitarian rights with the communities in the villages of Dos Quebradas and Campo Vijao, Remedios, Antioquia.”
PBI-Colombia has accompanied ACVC-RAN, a social organization operating in 120 villages in the Magdalena Medio region, since 2007.
It has previously explained: “For more than twenty years the ACVC has been striving for a dignified life for peasant families affected by Colombia’s internal conflict. It promotes the implementation of the Peace Agreement as a strategy to achieve structural changes in the Colombian countryside. One of its prime initiatives is helping small farmers substitute coca leaf plantations with environmentally sustainable agricultural projects.”