The Awajún live in one of Peru’s highest risk areas with oil and gold extraction destroying vast swathes of their ancestral lands.
The Awajún are renowned for their fierce independence, but with their homes under threat, they’ve asked Cool Earth for support.
We’re working alongside seven villages to halt the rapid destruction of their forest.
SPECIES OF ANIMAL SHELTERED
ENDANGERED SPECIES PROTECTED
76% of women in the community now feel empowered because of the project.
This month we checked in with the AMARNO women’s association in Cool Earth’s Awajún partnership in northern Peru. What started…Read More An AMARNO update
The success of Cool Earth’s model is down to the indigenous villages that work with us to protect their forest.…Read More Meet the team: Peru