Conlupa was a ten month project from August 2012 to June 2013. We invite you to take a look at what we did during our time together and to be inspired by links and information regarding Human Rights that you might find useful.

Conlupa thoughts
Medellín Most Innovative City of the Year

Medellín Most Innovative City of the Year

I stand for a moment on the little balcony of our apartment, looking out at the city. The sun is about to set and the temperature is a perfect 24°C. Children from the neighbourhood are playing basketball in the park next to our house and I keep thinking about how nice it is to be...
On the anniversary of the UDHR

On the anniversary of the UDHR

Sixty-four years ago the United Nations agreed on a document that declared a common belief and commitment to human dignity, and to the equal value of every single human being on this planet. It took a huge effort get the representatives of forty-eight states to agree on a unified text containing a set of minimum...
Peace negotiations between Colombia and Las FARC a collection of news

Peace negotiations between Colombia and Las FARC a collection of news

When I heard about the peace negotiations between the Colombian government and Las FARC ( Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia,). I didn’t believe what I was reading. The news was completely unexpected for me, the possibility of even think of a dialogue between the guerrilla and the government before was not possible in my mind. However...
"Peace" and curiosity

“Peace” and curiosity

As we said in our blog post, for the ‘Peace one Day’ activity we decided to think about the importance of “curiosity” in the road to peace. The link between peace and curiosity might not be so obvious, so here are some of our thoughts about it: Being curious means being eager to know more, constantly...