Dialogue spaces in Colombia

Colombia REPSOL
Successful case

Dialogue spaces in Colombia

Promoting Human Rights and Due Diligence in Colombia

ZABALA collaborates with REPSOL creating dialogue spaces between private oil companies, national authorities and Indigenous Peoples in Colombia

2
Oil companies: Repsol and Ecopetrol
5
North, West, East, Orinoquía, Amazonia regions
2
Public authorities
2
Assistance Organisations: ZABALA & AECID

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Project: 
REPSOL
Programme: 
Social Innovation
Sector: 
Oil sector
01
The Challenge: 

Turning traditional business, which leaves many vulnerable groups, like indigenous peoples,  aside of the economic development and deprived of wealth, into inclusive and sustainable initiatives.

02
Solutions: 
To set open dialogue spaces among Indigenous Peoples, public authorities and private sector under the umbrella of Due Diligence in Business and Human Rights and Free, Prior and Informed Consultation
03
Impacts: 

Set the path for a new way of investing in third countries by sharing the added value with local communities, empowering the most vulnerable and building inclusive business cases.

Mikel Berraondo
An open dialogue space among Indigenous Peoples, public authorities and private sector for more inclusive businesses"
MIKEL BERRAONDO
EXPERT IN SOCIAL INNOVATION