In Colombia, NPA works with demining and development cooperation.
Norwegian People's Aid's partners in Colombia work with Indigenous rights, land distribution and marginalized groups.
1,4 million people is indigenous out of a population of approximately 43 million
Colombia has the fifth largest indigenous poplulation in America
There are 102 different indigenous groups in the country.
More than half of the indigenous population live in autonomous lands called "Resguardo indigenas" (indigenous reserve), where they can exercise autonomy in accordance with their own traditions and their own culture