Flying roseate spoonbill ornament Flying hoatzin ornament Young Huitoto artisan with kingfisher ornament Bora artisan Kori with woodpecker ornament

Center for Amazon Community Ecology

Org #11427 Vetted since 2012 Top Ranked Project of the Month Site Visit Verified
2006
year founded
$98,130
raised on GlobalGiving
5
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...

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

Projects (1)

Project Reports

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Apr 2, 2018
Ampiyacu and Chino artisans learn to make Amazon birds
I loved attending two workshops that CACE organized last month for top-level artisans from the Marañon River to teach fellow artisans from the Tahuayo and Ampiyacu River how to weave bird...
Jan 2, 2018
It takes more than a village
Dear GlobalGiving supporter, I admit that I had planned to write a succinct letter like ones that many non-profit organizations send to their supporters in December that sum up their accomplishments...
Oct 27, 2017
Letting go of the idea we love the most
The hardest idea to let go of is the one that we have loved the most.  In my case, this idea was believing that harvesting resin from copal trees in the rainforest could produce a new and...
 
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