This article discusses the recent progress in peace talks between FARC, Colombian indigenous groups, and the Colombian government. It also examines the marginalization and poverty experienced by Colombia's indigenous groups, a result of the detrimental effects of natural resource extraction (eg., minerals and hydrocarbons) and other large-scale economic development projects.
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Gaudin, Andrés. "Colombia's indigenous struggle to avoid nation's internal war." (2012). http://digitalrepository.unm.edu/la_energy_notien/10