Activist Delegation to Colombia
The Committee for Social Justice in Colombia (CSJC), in conjunction with
the Colombian Food & Beverage Workers Union (SINALTRAINAL) and the
Colombia Clama Justicia campaign, is organizing an activist delegation
to Colombia to learn about the struggles of labor, indigenous, and human
rights activists and to witness first-hand the effects of US
intervention in Colombia.
Join us to:
*Meet and strategize with activist leaders fighting for human rights,
labor rights, and against neo-liberalism.
*Observe the effects of war and displacement on the Colombian people.
*Participate in the popular forum against Coca-Cola (audiencia publica
popular) and the international forum on transnational corporations and
human rights, as well as other activities to promote peace with social
justice in Colombia.
When: December 2-8, 2002
Where: Bogota, Colombia
For more information, please call 917-907-0142, email
email@example.com, or go to www.socialjusticecolombia.edu
***The deadline to join the delegation is Friday, Nov. 1, so contact
CSJC soon to get the details!***
If you can't make it to Bogota, but would like to support the
delegation, please make a contribution towards financing the costs of 2
Colombian trade unionists living in exile in the US who will be
travelling with the delegation. Any size contribution is welcome and can
be sent to: CSJC c/o Jana Silverman, Institute of Latin American
Studies, 420 West 118th St, Room 830, New York, NY 10027.