New Forest News: Catalyzing Regeneration on Shipibo Permaculture Sites

  This is the first of a series of blogs showcasing the permaculture demonstration sites Alianza Arkana is supporting. The aim is to cultivate a regenerative eco-social movement for Shipibo communities in Yarinacocha as part of the project “Bena Nii” – meaning ‘New Forest’. They were already working when we arrived at 8:30 in the morning, sweating before the sun broke through the clouds. Looking around me, the Amazonian community of San Francisco was one dominated by tall grass. Amazon? Where are the trees? There is a general belief regarding the Amazon that the profit-driven interests of businesses and governments … Continue reading New Forest News: Catalyzing Regeneration on Shipibo Permaculture Sites