Colombia's poor dream of gold

Thousands join gold rush in hopes of lifting themselves out of poverty.

    As the country's slow economic growth continues, thousands of poor Colombians are searching for gold in hope of lifting themselves out of poverty.

    Al Jazeera's Teresa Bo visited one area where locals say it is the only way they have to make a living.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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