Crude Gold: The Case of Eco Oro

Crude Gold: The Case of Eco Oro

Directed by Monica Gutierrez ∙ 2015 ∙ Colombia

The Santurban paramo has become an example of community struggle to protect water sources successfully. Lawyers, community leaders and activists united to mobilized and demanded the protection of natural resources threatened by Vancouver-based Eco Oro projects. A palpable urgency surrounds this story because of the fragility of the paramo - high-altitude wetlands - which supplies fresh water to the vast regions around Bucaramanga.

Crude Gold: The Case of Eco Oro
  • Crude Gold: The Case of Eco Oro

    Directed by Monica Gutierrez ∙ 2015 ∙ Colombia

    The Santurban paramo has become an example of community struggle to protect water sources successfully. Lawyers, community leaders and activists united to mobilized and demanded the protection of natural resources threatened by Vancouver-based Eco O...