Crops from our permaculture center. Street market with products from our farms. Workshop with children from Tres Unidos community. Learn how to make a movie - workshop flyer

Instituto Chaikuni

Org #15725
Vetted since 2017 Top Ranked Staff Favorite Site Visit Verified
2013
year founded
$312,432
raised on GlobalGiving
4
years fundraising
0
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

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 (3)

Project Leaders
Stefan Kistler
Stefan Kistler
Matthew Watherston
Matthew Watherston
Sophia Rokhlin
Sophia Rokhlin
Milton Lopez
Milton Lopez
Team
Stefan Kistler, Matthew Watherston, Silvia Del Aguila Reyna, Daniel Lopez, Alienor de Sas
Organization Information
Sargento Lores 841
Iquitos, Loreto 16000
Peru
+51938148441
Organization Information
Sargento Lores 841
Iquitos, Loreto 16000
Peru
+51938148441

Project Reports

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Jun 29, 2021
Market day
Dear Friends and Supporters, Despite the menace of a third COVID wave looming over our Amazon region, our project staff and permaculture program have been running at full speed since we last wrote to...
Jun 11, 2021
Continuing to provide relief in Peru
Dear friends, Thanks to you, our efforts to provide relief to the Shipibo healers and local workers of the Temple, Shipibo Rao, and Niwe Rao Xobo in Peru continue. Here in Peru, a strong second COVID...
Jun 1, 2021
Canoe Cinema and Exams
Dear Friends and Supporters Despite the continuously difficult situation throughout Peru caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, we are somewhat relieved that our country is currently vaccinating people aged...
 
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