Colombia

Rural Colombians flocking to Bogotá need more help - UN refugee agency

The number of people fleeing rural conflicts and taking shelter in Colombia's capital, Bogotá, has skyrocketed, but they have had little or no assistance with integration into city life, according to a report issued by the United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR).

UN expert in Colombia to examine right to education

A United Nations expert is in Colombia to see how two cities there are observing the right to education despite the difficulties imposed by a decades-old conflict that has displaced two million people and killed tens of thousands across the country.