Colombia: Week of Action starts with bicycle ride for disarmament

The Secretary of Government of Medellin, Colombia, Juan Felipe Palau Ángel, launched the campaign "Fair play: living without guns", supported by members of the police, military, churches, professional sportsmen and women, schoolchildren and the Department of sports and recreation. The week began with a bicycle ride for disarmament, with 1200 cycling participants. In conjunction with the Colombia FIFA Sub20 World Cup 2011, the campaigners aim to promote the sporting values of respect and teambuilding, and a world without borders and arms. More information is available here.