Colombia Monthly Humanitarian Bulletin Issue 19 | 01 – 31 August 2013

Report
from UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs
Published on 31 Aug 2013

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Protests had a humanitarian impact on more than 240,000 people across the country.

  • WHD celebration included forum in mass media and academics events discussing the importance of humanitarian action in Colombia’s current situation.

  • UNHCR analyzes implications for protection due to an orders form Constitutional Court regarding attention to IDPs.

  • Pacific coast indigenous groups, the most affected by conflict in 2013.

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