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Instituto Chaikuni

Org #15725
Vetted since 2017
2013
year founded
$10,627
raised on GlobalGiving
1
year fundraising
0
projects funded

Mission

Regeneration of degraded landscapes and revitalization of traditional knowledge through permaculture design training and the creation of eco-social entrepreneurship opportunities for indigenous and mestizo communities of the Peruvian Amazon. We seek to challenge current models of development, which value life only for its contribution to economic growth and not social and environmental well-being. These models have historically excluded the traditions of local communities as well as ignored the biophysical limits and environmental sustainability of development. Thus, we promote community development that supports and is in alignment with the protection and regeneration of natural ecosystems... read more

Projects (1)

 
Project Leaders
Sophie Pinchetti
Sophie Pinchetti
Stefan Kistler
Stefan Kistler
Team
Sarah A Kerremans, Michal K Chochol, Matthew Watherston, Silvia Del Aguila Reyna, Sophie N Pinchetti, Adam Andros
Organization Information
http://www.chaikuni.org
Facebook Page
Twitter Profile
Sargento Lores 841
Iquitos, Loreto 16000
Peru
+51945173796

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 4945341707
Organization Information
http://www.chaikuni.org
Facebook Page
Twitter Profile
Sargento Lores 841
Iquitos, Loreto 16000
Peru
+51945173796

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 4945341707

Project Reports

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Jun 4, 2018
Building Begins For Indigenous Youth's Student Centre In Iquitos
Dear Friends and Supporters, After so many years dreaming of their own land and an indigenous student centre, indigenous youth of the Peruvian Amazon are now finally starting to see their wish...
Mar 12, 2018
Indigenous Students Pressure Authorities To Move To Their Promised Land
Dear Friends and Supporters, Perseverance can take us far. The youth of Amazonian indigenous student organization OEPIAP are a great example of this: in the face of obstacles like discrimination,...
Dec 7, 2017
One Step Closer To The Indigenous Student Centre Becoming Reality
Dear Friends & Supporters, Great things are on the horizon for 2018. Last time we wrote to you, we shared with you the indigenous students’ objective to secure the land for the student...
 
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