Misión médica, Peñas Blancas, Chocó

Embera indigenous community of Peñas Blancas: adrift in a sea of uncertainty

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On April 19th a medical mission led by Mayor’s office of Riosucio, Chocó Privince in Colombia, visited the Emberá Indigenous Community of Peñas Blancas, to assess the symptoms of respiratory disease presented by 97 Emberá. The visit evidenced the precarious health, vulnerability and extreme conditions of the Emberá in this region, as well as the […]

Budget recommendations for indigenous peoples in times of emergency

Posted Posted in Economic and Redistributive Justice

This document includes a series of dialogues, recommendations and proposals made by  Akubadaura, seeking to strengthening the capacity of indigenous authorities to face the onslaught of the pandemic caused by COVID-19. The document focuses, specifically, on the provisions related to the adequate and sufficient allocation of public resources, so that indigenous peoples can count on […]

Nukak reciben ayuda

Nukak go into isolation to prevent Covid-19 infection and ensure their survival

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·       Akubadaura and the San José del Guaviare mayor’s office delivered food and tool kits to the Nukak people. San José del Guaviare, april 1st, 2020. Far from the western world and avoiding any contact, the Nukak enter the jungles of Guaviare in the Colombian Amazon. It is the best way to avoid the spread […]

The Nukak go into isolation for Covid19

Covid-19 threatens the Nukak and they return to the depths of the jungle

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• Two of the eight Nukak settlements in Guaviare have gone into isolation. • Akubadaura in coordination with the mayor of San José del Guaviare and Government Agencies donates food and tool kits. • We call for attention of the authorities to prioritize aid to the Nukak people to guarantee their survival in the face […]

Radio show: Sharing our word

Posted Posted in Our word, Radio library

Sharing our word Is a women oriented radio program of the Indigenous peoples Dialogue Working Table Of the Chocó Province in Colombia with the support of the Akubadara. Programa 1: PARTICIPACIÓN DE MUJERES ¿Que es participar, por qué participar? , cambios que ocurren cuando participan.Los pueblos indígenas tienen derecho a conservar y reforzar sus propias […]