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They number around 20,000. Their traditional home-land is the frontier zone of Panamá and Pacific coast. They live in the Darién province, disseminated over 16,000 square kilometers in small isolated hamlets, often consisting of several brothers and cousins. They grow agricultural products, especially plantains, their main source of income which they trade along the Darién rivers.
If you are interested visit the Embera, please contact the community organization Tránchichi Emberá Chagres
cellular telephone: (507) 698-6576 in Panama

You may also send a message via Mobil Phone beeper at number (507) 264-5155. Leave a message for Emberá Drua, account 810-01-01

Please remember that they only speak Spanish.

othercontact: emberadrua@yahoo.com
Phone: (507) 698-6576
Website: http://www.trail2.com/embera/tourism.htm

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  • Updated Sep 11, 2003
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