News

Press

Press

Gonavindua Tairona letter

Gonavindua Tairona letter

5 March 2018

The following letter was received by the Trust from Gonavindua Tairona in August 1997. It neatly encapsulates the relationship which exists between the two organisations, and details the financial assistance the Trust has been able to make to the Mamas. Its formal language indicates the help of a Colombian lawyer in its drafting. This is the English translation of the original Spanish.

 

Read more

In their own words

It is not possible to repair the damage the Younger brothers have done to sacred sites.  Now we see rivers drying out, avalanches, land slips, drought, unfamiliar weather and all this is being brought about by Younger Brothers.

Support Us

The Kogi message is important for us all.   They consider themselves to be the guardians of the earth and are worried by our attempts to destroy it.  They want their voice and knowledge to be heard around the world and for us to take action to protect the planet that we all share.  The Kogi need your help to do this.   

DONATE