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Tunebo
Indigenous Group Tunebo (Also known as: U'wa, Lache, Covari, Luna, Manare, Tame, Tunevo, Uua)
Location Colombia, northeast, in the departments of Arauca, Boyaca, Casanare, Santander and Northern Santander
Estimated Population 7,500 (Retrieved 2007, UNESCO)
Environment Rainforest / Tropical
Lifestyle Semi-nomadic
Subsistence Agriculture / Paid Labor / Hunter / Gatherer / Fishing
Level of Assimilation Traditional
Language Family Tunebo
Classification: Chibchan, Chibchan Proper
Alternate Names: Aguas Blancas, U'wa, Cobaria Tunebo
Dialects: Eastern Tunebo, Angosturas Tunebo, Barro Negro Tunebo
Website URLs Wikipedia - U'wa
U'wa Language
Earth First! Journal - Victory for the U'wa
Ethnologue: Chibchan Language Tree
NGOs Amazon Watch
Etnias de Colombia

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