This article presents results of research on the causes of forced displacement and land issues in Colombia. To understand this problem, the analysis of macroeconomic policies dictated from major financial institutions and multinationals with greater accumulation of capital in the world (The World Bank, IMF, IDB, WTO, etc.), who influence so necessary determinant in peripheral economies and political systems to be configured in developing countries to ensure the smooth development of the neoliberal model and therefore the accelerated accumulation of capital
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Library ResourceJournal Articles & BooksColombia
Library ResourceReports & ResearchNovember, 2010Colombia
According to the government agency Acción Social, around six per cent of national territory has been abandoned, while between 3.3 and 4.9 million people have been displaced by conflict and violence in Colombia. Roughly half of the internally displaced families owned or occupied land before their displacement. Almost all of them have lost it as a result.
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