Strengthening the Kayapo culture in the Amazon

2010

With active support of the Raoni Chiefs, the project consists of carrying out various activities to preserve and passing on the traditional knowledge of the Kayapo culture, in particular:

- Collecting and disseminating knowledge

- Producing a book on myths and stories

- Establishing a new school curriculum adapted to the Kayapo reality

- Obtaining office and computer equipment to gain access to information concerning the environment and to raise awareness among the public and the Brazilian government about the threats on the Kayapo Indians’ territory.




Strengthening the Kayapo culture in the Amazon
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Localisation: Amazon

Amazon

Project Initiator

Association Wayanga