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20 December 2021 Colombia

Murales to Celebrate our Traditions

The groups Pintando nuestra cultura y Los mágicos del pincelfrom the communities Renacer, Tanimuca, Yucuna and Bacurí tell us about their experience learning about their tradition through mural painting. This process was supported by the project Art, culture and territory.

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20 December 2021 Colombia

Recovering the Guacuri Traditional Dance

This group of young men called Sueños de la juventud tells their story on how the worked on the recovery of the Guacuri Ritual Dance. This process was supported by the project Art, culture and territory.

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28 September 2021 Colombia

Restoring the forest and restoring life

Restoring the forest and restoring life is a testimony of the indigenous researcher Way Matapí on his experience in our Participative productive restoriation program. The aim of this progrram is to include local dynamics and knowledge in the restoration of forests.

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16 June 2021 Colombia

A dialogue strategy to secure wellbeing among indigenous researchers

This dialogue strategy aims to give feedback to the concerns of indigenous families living in the Bogotá and to have a tangible impact on their wellbeing. It also addresses the challenges in the building of cultural identity in indigenous communities today.

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12 May 2021 Colombia

The impact of oil exploitation in the indigenous resguardos of the Colombian Amazon

This interview with María Fernanada García invites us to understand some of the local visions concerning hydrocarbon explotation in the indigenous resguardos of the Colombian Amazon. Her research project "The humanized forest versus the commercialized forest: The impact of oil exploitation over the Koreguaje resguardo El Diamante, Caquetá" was supported and accompanied by Tropenbos Colombia and presented successfully in the Anthropology Department of the Universidad Externado de Colombia.

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29 April 2021 Colombia

Participatory productive restoration takes root in Colombia

The Government of Colombia aims to plant 180 million trees by 2022. To ensure that local communities are effectively involved, Tropenbos Colombia calls for the participatory productive restoration approach.

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