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cacao pods

Find out how these magic beans turn into income for over 300 families in our Asháninka project.

Chocolate: From Bean to Bar
Cool Earth's Ashaninka Local Facilitator Adelaida Bustamante holding child

The success of Cool Earth’s model is down to the indigenous villages that work with us to protect their forest.…

Meet the team: Peru
Asháninka Man from Cool Earth's Peru Partnership

Alejandro Maguiña Quintana is a health promoter in Cutivireni and the president of the health committee. He is 54 years…

Celebrating The UN Day of Indigenous People: Alejandro
The power of sharing knowledge

Knowledge is even more powerful when it’s shared. This simple fact underpins Cool Earth’s rainforest partnerships. Whether it’s new, sustainable…

The power of sharing knowledge
A year in the life of Inga

Inga can transform your plot into a food garden that’s fertile for a lifetime. There are just four steps to…

A year in the life of Inga
Spinning rainforest incomes

In Cool Earth’s Awajún partnership, a women’s jewellery cooperative has been out-pricing forest destruction. Their creations have even been shown…

Spinning rainforest incomes
Please Look After This Bear

The Disney Conservation Fund was established in 1995 in order to accomplish a meaningful mission: protect wildlife and wild places,…

Please Look After This Bear
Wild For Life

In Cool Earth’s rainforest partnerships, things are stirring in the undergrowth… Our partner villages in Peru and Papua New Guinea…

Wild For Life
Nancy's Botiquin

Nancy Delgadillo Roca, 39 years old, Health Promoter in Camantavishi. It’s often said that healthcare is a vocation. For Nancy…

Nancy’s Botiquin
Hand washing in Cool Earth's Ashaninka partnership

Last spring we told you about the Asháninka’s plans to train women in the community to be maternal health promoters.…

Maternal Health Update
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