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Yenser Fabián Pomar is a young carpenter from Solano that learned to work with wood thanks to the teachings of the prior owner of the workshop he owns today. Lately he has been looking for opportunities to make his workshop more innovative and to get involved in projects that allow him to create new things and experiment with new techniques.
More than a century ago, and thanks to interethnic conflicts, a group of Carijona migrated to the high Caquetá area. In that new territory, they learned the language and culture of the Koreguaje people and today they are settled in El Diamante, a resguardos in the municipality of Solano.
In August 2022, an unpresented gathering occurred. This was the Gaan Kuutu, a regional exchange where 26 representatives from indigenous, tribal and peasant communities in South American had the opportunity to share first hand their experiences in how to best manage their lands.