AIDESEP (Asociación Interétnica de Desarrollo de la Selva Peruana) represents the indigenous peoples of the Peruvian Amazon, working for the defense and respect of their collective rights. AIDESEP works to expose indigenous people's struggles and present alternative development proposals according to their worldview and culture.
CARE stands for Central Ashaninka del Rio Ene, and is located in the Ene River Valley, Peru. The main aim of CARE is to support the Ashaninka communities to achieve a “good life”. The organisation represents 17 communities and 33 annexes in the Ene River. We have worked with CARE since 2008, primarily on our Sustainable Livelihoods project.
FEDIQUEP (The Indigenous Federation Quechua del Pastaza) acts as a representative organisation for the indigenous Quechua people of Pastaza in Peru. RFUK began working with FEDIQUEP in 2017 as part of our Real-Time Monitoring project in the Peruvian Amazon.
FENAMAD (Federación Nativa del Río Madre de Dios y Afluentes) is a regional organization that represents 36 communities of the Madre de Dios region of Peru. FENAMAD was created by indigenous communities to channel their proposals to governments and other actors, and to help promote indigenous rights and well-being.
Kemito Ene is a cooperative association representing hundreds of Asháninka cocoa producers in Peru. Founded in 2010, Kemito Ene brings growers together to market their cocoa under organic and fair trade certifications.
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