This statement was made to the 49th session of the UN Human Rights Council (HRC) by LIMPAL, WILPF’s Colombia national section. WILPF urges the Human Rights Council and the international community to:
- address the threats and violations against women human rights defenders;
- safeguard the peace agreement and demand its full implementation by the State;
- promote the protection of fundamental freedoms, and
- make peace in Colombia an ongoing aim of the United Nations system.