Colombia: Short film on the exploitation of natural resources, conflict and displacement

This film, produced by Swedish NGO Colombianätverket, describes the violence and displacement faced by indigenous and Afro-colombian communities, at the hands of mining corporations and armed groups. The documentary features interviews with MRG's Media Officer, Emma Eastwood, and human rights defender Gustavo Ulcue, as well as excerpts from MRG's 2011 film Suárez Gold: Afro-Colombian miners defending their heritage, by acclaimed Colombian filmmaker and journalist Hollman Morris.

 

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Date: 15/01/2013

Countries:

Colombia

Categories:

Violence/Conflict
Refugees/Displacement/Migrants
Natural resources
Land Rights

Press Contact Information

Name: Emma Eastwood

Telephone: +44 (0)207 4224205

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