Harol Rincon Ipuchima
Coordinator of Climate Change and Biodiversity, General Secretary
Harol Rincon Ipuchima is an Indigenous leader of the Maguta people of the Grulla clan in the Amazon. He has concentrated his political work on the fight against colonialism, co-optation, assimilation, and other forms of domination. Harol has accompanied environmental and territorial management processes with organizations and Indigenous Peoples of the territories of the lower Putumayo River, middle and lower Caquetá River, Yaigoje Apaporis and Miriti Paraná. He was General Secretary of AATI Asoaintam and serves since 2015 as General Secretary of OPIAC, currently in the position of Climate Change and Biodiversity Coordinator at the Coordination of Indigenous Organisations of the Amazon Basin (Coordinadora de las Organizaciones Indígenas de la Cuenca Amazónica; COICA).