THE FIGHT AGAINST WAYÚU HUNGER IN FIVE SCENES


Of Justice

Photo credit: Matilde López Arpushana has been defending the rights of Wayúu children for more than 10 years. Photo: Lizmary Machado.

In a decision as historic as it is worrying, in 2017 the Constitutional Court declared the state of affairs unconstitutional in La Guajira due to the hunger of Wayúu children. With sentence T-302, the hope of putting an end to a crisis that was killing their children in the eyes of the State arose for this town. We visited some communities in the middle of Guajira for five days and we met various faces of the fight against hunger, a dignified fight to turn the sentence into a tool that saves lives. 

journalist BY MARCELA MADRID VERGARA.

* Photo Goat cover: Author: Luis Ángel.

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