Help the Shipibo Regenerate from the Pandemic This is our Permaculture Center and plant nursery A sample of 'Chacra Integral' in its first stage Akinananti is a Shipibo word based in reciprocity

Instituto Chaikuni

Org #15725
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2013
year founded
$352,319
raised on GlobalGiving
4
years fundraising
1
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 (4)

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

Project Reports

Each of GlobalGiving’s nonprofit partners is required to send quarterly donor reports detailing the impact of their work. Here are some of their recent updates:

Oct 25, 2021
Make the Movement Move
Dear Friends and Supporters, As you may remember, we have set ourselves the goal to have implemented 24 hectares of chacras integrales – diverse and productive agroforestry systems - in 4 of the...
Oct 18, 2021
With heartfelt gratitude for your support
Dear friends, We have just completed our first reopening retreats at the Temple and everyone is absolutely thrilled to be back and to be doing what we love! As we finally bring the campaign to a...
Sep 29, 2021
Indigenous Women Lead the Way
Dear Friends and Supporters We hope this report from the field finds you all well. Although the COVID-19 vaccination efforts in Peru are progressing faster than expected, the indigenous population is...
 
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