UMIYAC took part in the World Ayahuasca Conference in Girona, Cataluña, as members of the indigenous delegation. DECLARATION BY THE INDIGENOUS PEOPLES AND NATIONS OF THE AMAZON BASIN 2019 World Ayahuasca Conference The indigenous spiritual
April 2019, UMIYAC's presentation at the University of Santiago de Chile (USACH): Indigenous Cosmologies, Spirituality and the Environment. https://youtu.be/MMmrklObH9M
Cultural Survival published an article about their collaboration with UMIYAC through the Keepers of Earth Fund. culturalsurvival.org/news/koef-partner-spotlight-union-de-medicos-yageceros-de-la-amazonia-colombiana
January, 2019 UMIYAC's members gathered from 19th to 21st of january 2019 for their annual Thinking Congress. This congress took place in Siona's people territory, Buenavista, Putumayo.
November, 2018 UMIYAC attended the conference about ayahuasca in the Parliament of the World’s Religions in Toronto, Canada. It is the first time in the Parliament's history that the indigenous people from the amazon took part
On the first week of August 2018, a UMIYAC delegation of traditional healers carried-out two spiritual health-brigades. The healing yage ceremonies took place in the indigenous territories of Agua Negra and Yurayaco, belonging respectively to
May 5, 2018 Mocoa, Putumayo. At UMIYAC’s biannual thinking ceremony, traditional healers and elders from our board of directors, reiterated the mission of our organization to continue defending our rights, our autonomy, our territories, our
February 2018, UMIYAC attended the Sacred Plants of the Americas Congress in Ajijic, Jalisco, Mexico.
"Blind ambition for business and money foments bad practices and feeds the commerce of sacred medicine... Bad practices of yagé medicine offend the curaca grandfathers and cause serious problems such as rape, sexual assault, and
Item 8 Follow up to the Viena Declaration and Action Program (VIDEO) Mr. president, As Indigenous medicine women and men from the Colombian Amazon we have a statement concerning our sacred medicine known as Ayahuasca,