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UNESCO observatory of killed journalists - Colombia

Number of recorded killings in 2022 : 3

Member States' responses to UNESCO DG's request for information on judicial follow-up in last 3 years

201920202021
UNESCO DG request sent111
Member state response received on status of judicial enquiry111
Nom Gender Date killed Nationality Judicial enquiry status DG condemnation Member State response *
Rafael Emilio Moreno Male 16/10/2022 Colombian New request Lien
Dilia Contreras Female 28/08/2022 Colombian New request Lien
Leiner Montero Ortega Male 28/08/2022 Colombian New request Lien
Marcos Efraín Montalvo Escobar Male 19/09/2021 Colombian Ongoing/Unresolved Lien
Andrés Felipe Guevara Henao Male 23/12/2020 Colombian Ongoing/Unresolved Lien
Abelardo Liz Male 13/08/2020 Colombian Ongoing/Unresolved Lien
Javier Córdoba Chaguendo Male 18/11/2019 Colombian Ongoing/Unresolved Lien
José Libardo Montenegro Male 11/06/2019 Colombian Ongoing/Unresolved Lien
Mauricio Lezama Rengifo Male 09/05/2019 Colombian Ongoing/Unresolved Lien
Jairo Alberto Calderón Male 02/08/2018 Colombian Ongoing/Unresolved Lien
Valentín Rúa Tezada Male 01/08/2018 Colombian Ongoing/Unresolved Lien
Efrain Segarra Male 26/03/2018 Ecuadorian Ongoing/Unresolved Lien
Javier Ortega Male 26/03/2018 Ecuadorian Ongoing/Unresolved Lien
Paul Rivas Male 26/03/2018 Ecuadorian Ongoing/Unresolved Lien
Efigenia Vásquez Astudillo Female 08/10/2017 Colombian Ongoing/Unresolved Lien
Dorance Herrera Male 23/11/2015 Colombian Resolved Lien
Flor Alba Núñez Vargas Female 10/09/2015 Colombian Ongoing/Unresolved Lien
Edgar Quintero Male 02/03/2015 Colombian Ongoing/Unresolved Lien
Luis Carlos Peralta Cuéllar Male 14/02/2015 Colombian Resolved Lien
Luis Carlos Cervantes Male 12/08/2014 Colombian Resolved Lien
Yonni Steven Caicedo Male 19/02/2014 Colombian Ongoing/Unresolved Lien
José Darío Arenas Male 28/09/2013 Colombian Unresolved – Archived Lien
Édison Alberto Molina Male 11/09/2013 Colombian Ongoing/Unresolved Lien
José Gomez Naudin Male 29/07/2013 Colombian Ongoing/Unresolved Lien
Alberto Lázaro Del Valle Male 10/05/2013 Colombian Ongoing/Unresolved Lien
Guillermo Quiroz Delgado Male 27/11/2012 Colombian Ongoing/Unresolved Lien
Argemiro Cárdenas Agudelo Male 15/03/2012 Colombian Resolved Lien
Luis Eduardo Gómez Male 30/06/2011 Colombian Ongoing/Unresolved Lien
Harold Humberto Rivas Quevedo Male 15/12/2009 Colombian Unresolved – Archived Lien
José Everardo Aguilar Male 29/04/2009 Colombian Ongoing/Unresolved Lien