Protection of the natural resources, flora and
fauna, implementing ecological paths
and sustainable agri ecotourism in
the indigenous community
yanacona from Rioblanquito, Sotara, Cauca,
Foundation of professional young people and
students from Sotara.
Jose Miguel Palechor
Scolarship 2008-2010 IALS program
Protection of the natural resources, flora and fauna,
implementing ecological paths in the indigenous community
Rioblanquito's yanacona, Sotara, Cauca, Colombia.
Fundation Proess and Jose Miguel Palechor, who are
original of the community sotarena and the problematic ones
and needs know.
the natural, historical, agricultural(farming) resources, with
which we can make this project of tourism.
Create to Agricultural (Farming) sustainable ecotourism
Because ours community have to tourist offer, for different
themes, for example, diversity of flora and fauna, native
resources, how mountain, forest, river, volcano, termal water,
animals, the agriculture there is to principal economic source
of the community, historic, we have to culture aborigen, uses,
customs and proper beliefs of the reguion, also windmills
made by the Wise Caldas.
This project are:
realize: sports, cultural meetings, treks for the historical
ecological paths, educationally ,
protection of the environment,
know history , culture, wise person acts, to enjoy landscapes,
the food, etc.
This community (relies on) 5.000 persons, who devote
themselves to the agricultural and cattle labors, as the dad's
sowing, maize(corn), wheat, strawberry, bean, arbeja, lentil,
quinua, ornamental plants(floors), and gardines in them
popular peasant, the baby of minor species as(like), cuyes,
rabbits, hens, bee, kids, doves, etc, also the baby of major
species, as cows, horses, that many time are for the self-