Ñantöre! Welcome!

Welcome to the Community of Soloy website. We hope that you will enjoy browsing our site and learning more about the Comarca Ngobe-Bugle and our traditional culture. If you choose to visit Soloy, you will be very welcome and you’ll have the opportunity to choose from a variety of exciting cultural and adventure activities.

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About the Ngobe

The Ngäbe-Buglé fought hard for 40 years, petitioning and protesting in order to obtain legal title to their land.  1997 saw over 300 Ngöbe-Buglé march all the way to the capital in protest and they were finally granted legal title to a total of 6968 square km of land which now comprises of three regions and seven [...]

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Culture The Ngäbe-Buglé (pronounced NAW-BEY) indians are Panama´s fastest growing indigenous group, with a total population of almost 200,000. At the the time of the Spanish conquest the Ngäbe lived around the coastal areas, but retreated into the mountains to escape the Spanish. They remained semi-nomadic until the 1960s, when the Panamanian government began building [...]

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