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A.I. Online Chat: Colombia -- Violence Against Women-Armed Conflict & US Security Assist.

On November 1, 2004, Amnesty International USA will be having an
ONLINE CHAT: regarding COLOMBIA's -- VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN IN THE ARMED CONFLICT AND the US SECURITY ASSISTANCE.
U.S. security assistance to Colombia is feeding an internal armed conflict that has resulted in approximately 70,000 civilian deaths over 40 years, and widespread violence against women by all sides. During this chat, Eric Olson, Advocacy Director for Latin America, will talk about Amnesty International's concerns with US security assistance to Colombia and its impact on women.
 Colombian women march asking for peace on the international day of Non Violence
Colombian women march asking for peace on the international day of Non Violence
EVENT NOTICE
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL USA
October 2004
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November 1, 2004

ONLINE CHAT: COLOMBIA -- VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN IN THE ARMED CONFLICT AND US SECURITY ASSISTANCE

 http://takeaction.amnestyusa.org/ctt.asp?u=694405&l=10570

U.S. security assistance to Colombia is feeding an internal armed conflict that has resulted in approximately 70,000 civilian deaths over 40 years, and widespread violence against women by all sides. During this chat, Eric Olson, Advocacy Director for Latin America, will talk about Amnesty International's concerns with US security assistance to Colombia and its impact on women.

This all day chat starts on November 1, 2004 at 10 am ET. Feel free to stop by anytime during the day to ask a question.

You can submit your question in advance. To do so, go to:
 http://takeaction.amnestyusa.org/ctt.asp?u=694405&l=10570

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On November 8, 2004, Join Amy O'Meara of Amnesty International USA's Business & Human Rights Program for a chat titled, "Conflict Diamonds: Jewelers keeping consumers in the dark." To learn more, go to:
 http://takeaction.amnestyusa.org/ctt.asp?u=694405&l=10571

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To see the transcripts of past chats, go to:
 http://takeaction.amnestyusa.org/ctt.asp?u=694405&l=10572

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Visit on the events calendar to find events in your community:
 http://takeaction.amnestyusa.org/ctt.asp?u=694405&l=10573
For more Information checkout this link:
 http://www.amnestyusa.org/stopviolence/document.do?id=34aa01c4a3274eca80256ef900423197

homepage: homepage: http://www.amnestyusa.org/askamnesty/live/display.php?topic=25
phone: phone: (503) - 230 -8360