Prior Consultation


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Given the integrality of the project, in September 2015 the Ministry of Transport and Communications through the General Directorate of Aquatic Transport carried out, in coordination with the Ministry of Culture, the process of prior consultation with 14 indigenous peoples; as well as with different civil society organizations. The purpose of the process was to socialize the terms of reference of the (EIA) Environmental Impact Study, necessary to start the project.
Sixty-one agreements were reached that mainly incorporate the expectations of indigenous peoples towards the process of preparing the EIA; Of which it emphasizes the inclusion of three indigenous, wise men, in all the process, among others.