2014: WE HELPED COOL EARTH LAUNCHED OUR AWAJÚN PROJECT IN PERU

Written by: Callie

Posted on January 6, 2015

Cool Earth works with seven Awajún villages that lie close to the Ecuadorian border.

 “I AM PROUD TO BE ABLE TO DECLARE MYSELF AN AWAJÚN WOMAN. I AM AWAJÚN BY MY BLOOD, BY MY TRADITIONS AND BY MY HOME IN THE RAINFOREST. I WANT PEOPLE TO KNOW THAT OUR HOME NEEDS PROTECTING.”

Marcelina, a tribeswoman from the Amazon village of Urakuza.

Awajun