More than 2,000 backpacks made by ex-combatants and victims are sold at Éxito stores

‘Todos Ponen’ – Everyone Pitches in – is an initiative developed in coordination with the European Union and the World Women’s Corporation. This initiative contributes to ecological and social transformation, and brings ex-combatants and victims of the armed conflict together. 3,600 disused uniforms donated by the National Police were turned into 2,300 pieces of school leather goods, and are currently sold at Éxito stores.  

Valle del Cauca-based  Company Mundo Maderas awarded as a 2020 innovative promise 

Three ex-combatants lead the cabinetmaking project called Mundo Maderas. They were selected from among 80 nominated initiatives and won an Award for companies of great shared value, delivered by ANDI and its Foundation, USAID, ACDI / VOCA and Portafolio, for outstanding values of social impact and competitiveness.


Interagency Partnership benefits 1,800 Farc-Ep Ex-combatants

The Agency for Reincorporation and Normalization (ARN) and the United Nations World Food Program (WFP) signed a cooperation agreement worth COP $ 2,341 million to strengthen agricultural projects and initiatives of 1,797 Farc-Ep ex-combatants currently in the process of social and economic reincorporation.

Ex-combatant promoted rafting festival approved 

The Municipal Council at San Vicente del Caguán (Caquetá) approved the Rafting Festival sponsored by ‘Remando por la paz’ – Rowing for Peace, a Rafting Team made up of Farc-Ep Ex-combatants and participants in the last World Cup held in Australia. The competition is schedule to commence this coming November, and it will be held on a yearly basis.


The Trifecta of Peace with Legality!

Actions for the implementation of temporary housing for ex-combatants in # Mutatá and the construction of access roads to the Becuarandó property have already been defined. Find out the details of this commitment of the National Government for the transformation of former ETCRs.


Agency for Reincorporation
and Normalization (ARN)

Director General: Andrés Felipe Stapper Segrera
ARN (headquarters): Carrera 9 No. 11-66
PBX: (+57-1) 443-0020 / 018000911516.
Bogota, D.C. - Colombia