The Vice President of the Plurinational State of Bolivia, David Choquehuanca Céspedes, participated in the conference: “Living Well in Harmony with Life” in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.
Opportunity in which he expressed the right of Mother Earth as a firstborn right prior to human rights and explained the need to wake up to return to the times of balance and work for our children. He also stressed the need to work on integration and live in brotherhood with Mother Earth, as the ancient cultures of Abya Yala did.
Vice President Choquehuanca expressed that we have to build integration, decolonize ourselves, decolonize thinking and banish legal, physical and mental walls. When we raise the Wiphala we are saying we want integration and brotherhood, to return to the path of balance and we must seek harmony with nature. During the event, he recalled that human beings, plants and animals are children of Mother Earth, since they all feed on her milk, which is water.