DEATH / OBITUARIES : Alexis Vergara has died, according to a statement posted online on March. 16, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
Trade unionist Alexis Vergara was killed in Cauca on Tues 10 March shortly after finishing his shift.
#Colombia is the world’s deadliest country for labour organising, with @ituc stats showing almost two-thirds of trade unionist murders committed there.
https://justiceforcolombia.org/news/trade-unionist-murdered-in-colombias-most-violent-region/ … pic.twitter.com/F4inDVhGgP