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Going Beyond Nature

What does granting rights to nature really mean? How can the rights of nature be materialized? Which rights? Where does this recognition leave the communities that have traditionally inhabited and helped to conserve certain areas?

News

Rechazo a ataques a Dejusticia y a Rodrigo Uprimny que replican investigaciones sesgadas

Las conocidas estrategias de desinformación de esta organización contra centros de investigación, medios de comunicación y ONG independientes deben ser denunciadas y rechazadas por todos aquellos que, como Dejusticia, están comprometidos con la verdad, la democracia y los derechos humanos.  
Gobierno de Colombia debe gestionar recursos para garantizar el derecho a la salud de migrantes venezolanos: Corte Constitucional

Colombia debe conseguir recursos para garantizar el derecho a la salud de migrantes venezolanos: Corte Constitucional

El alto tribunal protegió el derecho a la salud de dos venezolanos indocumentados y le solicitó al gobierno avanzar lo más “expedita y eficazmente posible” hacia la plena realización del derecho a la salud de los migrantes, sin importar su estatus migratorio. Dejusticia intervino en el caso.

Carta abierta a César Gaviria Trujillo

Esta carta ha sido firmada por 16 organizaciones en Colombia, así como por las 175 organizaciones que conforman el Consorcio Internacional de Políticas de Drogas (IDPC).

Opinion

The New Routinization of Inhumanity: Small Acts of Staggering Consequence

Perhaps it’s time to state firmly, and insistently, that we see everyone who let themselves be swooped up in machines of inhumanity, and not just the masterminds. And perhaps it’s not too late to call out enough of the small bureaucrats and agents so that they, too, squirm, question and upend the pact of purposeful obtuseness that is required to carry on with systems of oppression designed to harm from a safe distance.

Taxes on soft drinks in the Americas: trend or necessity

More than a trend, the increasing number of countries implementing a tax on soft drinks shows that this kind of fiscal measure is a cost-efficient policy to tackle the obesity epidemic in the Americas.

The justice needs of the world

States need to know the legal needs of their populations and the ways in which citizens act to manage and resolve those needs in order to design better schemes for the resolution of disputes and for providing access to justice.

Closing of Civil Society spaces

Consorcio de canales apela el fallo que lo obliga a emitir mensaje sobre los riesgos de la comida chatarra

El Consorcio de canales, que autoriza la publicidad en los canales privados de televisión, apeló el fallo de tutela que lo obligó a emitir un mensaje educativo sobre los efectos negativos de la comida chatarra en la salud de menores realizado por la organización RedPapaz. Dejusticia intervino a favor de los derechos de esta ong y de los derechos de los consumidores.
Venezuela

La desesperanza colectiva de los venezolanos que llegan por Cúcuta

Como respuesta a las elecciones presidenciales, se escucha una frase repetitiva entre quienes cruzan el puente Simón Bolívar para refugiarse en algún país de Suramérica: “Solo dios salvará a Venezuela”.
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Venezuela in A Helix

The Helix gets its name from the geometric shape of the building that houses the prison, which resembles a spiral. The riot in the prison and the Venezuelan elections this Sunday can surely deepen this crisis and the arbitrariness of Maduro’s regime.

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