Colombia - Despite Facing Years of Armed Conflict, Peasant and Afro-Descendent Communities Conserve Mother Earth - Global Forest Coalition
Children from La Alsacia playing in a waterfall

Children from La Alsacia playing in a waterfall

In 1993, Colombia passed the historic law 70, which granted collective land titles to Afro-descendant communities and their right to the management of the resources found within them.

Photo by Jeanne Lieberman and CENSAT Agua Viva