Italo and Campbell Plowden - Project Leader Italo harvesting resin lump from copal tree Italo manually harvesting copal resin Italo collecting copal resin lump sample

Center for Amazon Community Ecology

Org #11427
Vetted since 2012 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit Staff Favorite Project of the Month Site Visit Verified
2006
year founded
$103,962
raised on GlobalGiving
6
years fundraising
0
projects funded

Mission

Our Mission: Background Philosophy The Amazon rainforest has the largest concentration of animal and plant life in the world. It is also home to hundreds of indigenous groups and tens of thousands of other people who make their living in the forest. The biggest challenge and opportunity for the Amazon is to transform the vision of development that impacts its water, land, plants, animals and people. The current model promotes the production of mass commodities. The new model needs to focus on sustaining diverse human and other biological communities. One important path to creating a sustainable future for the Amazon is to strengthen its traditional communities. People who have strong c... read more

Projects (1)

Project Leaders
Campbell Plowden
Campbell Plowden
Team
James C Plowden, Yully Rojas Reategui, Italo Melendez, Tulio E Davila
Organization Information
19 Colonnade Way
Ste. 117, No. 182
State College, Pennsylvania 16803
United States
8142385148

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 3189785039
Organization Information
19 Colonnade Way
Ste. 117, No. 182
State College, Pennsylvania 16803
United States
8142385148

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 3189785039

Project Reports

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Jan 18, 2019
I am who I am thanks to the forest
It was about ten o'clook in the morning when we spotted the port of Jenaro Herrera - the small town on the bank of the Ucayali river which was named after a famous Amazonian writer. The...
Dec 17, 2018
Dare to ask others to listen deeply.and have some fun together
The Center for Amazon Community Ecology (CACE) has been working to develop sustainable livelihoods for native families and support health, education and conservation in their forest-based communities...
Sep 24, 2018
Amazing Volunteers in the Amazon
Dear friend of the Amazon, I’d like to thank you very much for your donations to CACE’s project that has provided vital support to our project to empower forest communities in Peru since...
 
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