From 8 to 12 October 2010 at the National University of Colombia in
BogotĂˇ, various social sectors of Colombia met to inaugurate the
People's Congress. Christian Peacemaker Teams Colombia was present at
the Congress, accompanying the community processes from the Middle
During the four days, subsistence farmers', grassroots, indigenous,
miners' students', LGBTQ women's, and conscientious objectors' groups
from around the country came together to form proposals for how "...
people plan the territory, economy and way of governing."