You are here: Home / Who we are / about us / Our 40th anniversary / interactive map: forty years of struggles and successes / colombia: defending the paramo del almorzadero

colombia: defending the paramo del almorzadero

Green Marker colombia: defending the paramo del almorzadero

In the early 1990s, Friends of the Earth Colombia/Censat Agua Viva was invited to the municipality of Cerrito in north-east Colombia, by communities concerned about a mining company exploring for anthracite coal in the Páramo el Almorzadero. The locals knew little about coal but they understood that their rich waters, flowing from the páramo, were threatened.

 

Find out more

4.5980556 -74.0758333

In the early 1990s, Friends of the Earth Colombia/Censat Agua Viva was invited to the municipality of Cerrito in north-east Colombia, by communities concerned about a mining company exploring for anthracite coal in the Páramo el Almorzadero. The locals knew little about coal but they understood that their rich waters, flowing from the páramo, were threatened.

 

Find out more

 
Document Actions