The Truth Commission and the Colombian Diaspora

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4.10

School of Education

35 Berkeley Square

Bristol

BS8 1JA

United Kingdom

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This event is followed by a drinks reception, Room 4.10, School of Education, University of Bristol.

The Colombian truth commission has an ambitious goal of collecting testimony around the world taking into the account the degree to which Colombians have been displaced due to armed conflict.

Carlos Beristain is the Commissioner responsible for this work, which has never before been undertaken at this scale. In this event, he’ll be joined by members of the UK Truth Commission hub to reflect upon their efforts to encourage UK based Colombians to give their testimony. The event will be Chaired by Roddy Brett of the University of Bristol.

Event is co-sponsored by Migration Mobilities Bristol.

Schedule

  • 4-5.30pm Keynote speech by Carlos Beristain followed by Q&A (chaired by Diego Acosta MMB’s ‘international’ strategic leader).

  • 5.30-7pm panel UK Truth Commission hub (chaired by Roddy Brett SPAIS)

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4.10

School of Education

35 Berkeley Square

Bristol

BS8 1JA

United Kingdom

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