Gotsezhy is a Wiwa village embedded in the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta. It is located in the Guachaca River Basin via Santa Marta to Riohacha, Kilometer 49. Indigenous Village of Gotsezhy   This town was founded in 1986 by the spiritual leader Mamo Ramon Gil Barro of the Wiwa ethnic group, one of the four groups of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta. Ade Ramón came from the department of La Guajira, and at the direction of other
On November 14, 2016, in the city of Santa Marta was scheduled the meeting between members of the Wiwa people and members of the company that works with the Wiwa community through the company Wiwatour, called G Advetures. This integration had a lot to do with the work that is being done in the indigenous territories together with the indigenous authorities of the area that accompany these works. The two teams that walked together as a group for five
The initiatives of the Wiwa Community of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, in the Magdalena region, by Guachaca basin, in the town "Gotzezhy", came up with the idea of creating a Wiwa foundation, to support the cultures around the aspects legal, social, as well as promote productive projects, and support for education and health.   Some time later, in 2008, the Tayrona Ribunduna Foundation was created, with the principles of the law of origin, carrying out the participations
The Wiwa culture belongs to the Chibcha Linguistic Family. This culture is descendant of the culture "Tayronas" that settled approximately in the first centuries of our era in the Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, north of Colombia. Since the arrival of the Spaniards, the Wiwa culture has been protected, in part, by the geography of the Sierra Nevada, by mountains far from Western civilization. Currently, there are approximately 13,000 inhabitants divided into three (3) departments in the north of