Resources - Policy Statements

NGOs and Academia

Below are key statements from non-novernmental or academic analyses related to the U.S. defense and security assistance to the rest of the world. 

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Friday, December 6, 2013
Since government support is stronger in less densely populated rural areas where most municipalities are located, and the opposition is stronger in the urban areas.English
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Venezuela
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Thursday, December 5, 2013
In Buenaventura, we saw Colombia's ardent-if ineffective-attempts to pave over its bloody past on full displayEnglish
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Colombia
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Tuesday, December 3, 2013
That Mr Pena Nieto seemed to recognize the mistakes of the "war" makes it all the more perplexing that he has repeated them.English
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Mexico
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Monday, December 2, 2013
During the course of 2013 the Maduro government has progressively increased its control over state-media. However, some glimpses of independence can still be seen in web-based outlets.English
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Venezuela
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Wednesday, November 27, 2013
Mexico's human rights crisis is not over. Yet, in the first year of your presidency, you offered little evidence that you are prepared to go beyond rhetoric.English
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Mexico
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Wednesday, November 27, 2013
The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) condemns the abhorrent and discriminatory ruling of September 23, 2013, of the Constitutional Court of the Dominican Republic on nationalityEnglish
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Caribbean Regional
Dominican Republic
Haiti
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Tuesday, November 26, 2013
Documentar y visibilizar las mas graves expresiones publicas de propaganda, militancia o proselitismo politico realizada por miembros del Alto Mando Militar y algunos oficiales superiores de la Fuerza Armada NacionalSpanish
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Venezuela
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Tuesday, November 26, 2013
Without more comprehensive land reform legislation, land ownership inequality and-its maladies-will continue to plague the countryEnglish
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Colombia
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Tuesday, November 26, 2013
Ni hubo milagro ni el modelo le serviria a Colombia: ¿sera que vamos a dar palos de ciego?Spanish
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Colombia
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Tuesday, November 26, 2013
WOLA joined Colombian and international individuals and civil society organizations in calling on the government to investigate the recent rash of "femicides" in Buenaventura.English
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Colombia
Friday, November 22, 2013
In this post we look at how Venezuelans evaluate the security reforms that have been put in place by the government, including human rights oriented police tactics.English
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Venezuela
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Friday, November 22, 2013
The biggest difference between the mensalao and other cases is that punishment followed crime far more rapidly. English
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Brazil
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Thursday, November 21, 2013
Colombians in the cities of Buenaventura, Medellin, Bogota, and Cali, will participate in demonstrations demanding an end to the alarming trend of killings of women in the port city of Buenaventura. English
Country(s): 
Colombia
Thursday, November 21, 2013
The Kenyan government has credited its Anti-Terrorism Police Unit (ATPU) with providing a robust counterterrorism response, thwarting dozens of terrorist plots, and arresting or killing dozens of terrorist suspects.English
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Kenya
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Wednesday, November 20, 2013
The undersigned organizations urge the governments to deepen the dialogue and agree on a work agenda, which should discuss and define actions taken to reduce the negative impact of drug policies on human rightsEnglish
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Wednesday, November 20, 2013
Testimony by the Most Reverend Nestor-Desire Nongo Aziagbia on the recent violence engulfing the Central African Republic. English
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Central African Republic
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Wednesday, November 20, 2013
Testimony by Mike Jobbins, Senior Programme Manager, Africa, Search for Common Ground, on the recent violence in the Central African Republic. English
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Central African Republic
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Wednesday, November 20, 2013
Testimony of Philippe Bolopion, United Nations Director, Human Rights Watch, on recent violence in the CAR.English
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Central African Republic
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Tuesday, November 19, 2013
Since its deployment in 2004 - precisely to restore and train a police force divided by political unrest - MINUSTAH, along with regional and bilateral partners in Haiti, has provided significant resources, both material and human to the PNH.English
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Haiti
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Tuesday, November 19, 2013
La Ruta Pacifica de las mujeres narra la resistencia de las mujeres de Puerto Colon, un corregimiento de Putumayo donde se han registrado mas de cien hostigamientos.Spanish
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Colombia
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