Wednesday, November 15, 2000,
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Oak Institute Lecture Series: " Struggling for Mother Earth: A Round-table Discussion on Indigenous People and Human Rights in Colombia."

An evening of discussion and dialogue with indigenous leaders and human rights activists from Colombia: guests to include Hector Mondragon, Oak Fellow 2000; Armando Valbuena, president of ONIC, the Indian National Organization of Colombia; Roberto Perez, leader of the U'Wa nation, an indigenous community struggling to protect ancestral lands from the effects of oil exploration and extraction; Omaira Bolanos, a longtime activist with indigenous groups in the Cauca Valle, Colombia.


Public event