Market access for isolated Andean communities

 
$175
$11,825
Raised
Remaining

Market access for isolated Andean communities

Market access for isolated Andean communities
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Patacancha Weavers

Patacancha Weavers
The weavers display the textiles they have made during one of Awamaki's buying days. (view small | med | large | orig)

Sheep Crossing

Sheep Crossing
A herd of sheep in the hills high above the community of Patacancha, at an altitude of nearly 13,000ft. (view small | med | large | orig)

Cloud Forest

Cloud Forest
A lone walker is silhouetted against the clouds. Awamaki works primarily with the community of Patacancha, situated at nearly 13,000ft in the high Andes. (view small | med | large | orig)

Boy on Mountainside

Boy on Mountainside
A Quechua boy, dressed in the traditional poncho and sombrero, pauses on the hillside trail that leads to the high-altitude hamlet where he lives. (view small | med | large | orig)

Rudecinda Spinning

Rudecinda Spinning
Awamaki weaver Rudecinda spins alpaca fleece into a fine yarn, watched on by her daughter and son. (view small | med | large | orig)

Quechua weaver

Quechua weaver
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Awamaki staff in the new truck!

Awamaki staff in the new truck!
Photo from Progress Report 'Project fully funded! Awamaki now owns a 4x4 truck' (view small | med | large | orig)

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Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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Organization

Awamaki

Ollantaytambo, Cusco, Peru
http://www.awamaki.org/

Project Leader

Emma Hague

Ollantaytambo, Cusco Peru

Where is this project located?

Map of Market access for isolated Andean communities