IACHR demands answers from Panama over stalled land titles

“They have destroyed our indigenous crops and the government has done nothing to stop it,” said Elivardo Membache, an Emberá Cacique who is fighting to protect his ancestral lands from illegal settlers. “Every day, communities are being invaded… They fence off lands and begin farming and ranching. This affects more than 3000 indigenous families, their … Continue reading IACHR demands answers from Panama over stalled land titles