Articles by: Daniela Jiménez González

Author Biography:

Daniela Jiménez González is a journalist who has written for community and regional media on projects related to peace, human rights and rural communities in Colombia. She works at Dejustica in the Communications area.

‘Recover the land to recover everything’: The patient journey of the Colombian Cauca Regional Indigenous Council

The land is not only a physical space in which to live with dignity but also it is the source of Indigenous laws: indeed, mainstream representations of Indigenous territories, taking into consideration the topographic and biologic dimensions of the earth’s surface, have forgotten the pluriverse of organic and inorganic beings that make and negotiate their social living together with Indigenous peoples’ ecological and spiritual relations.