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Forming A Diverse Alliance

Alianza Arkana acts as an umbrella that provides a legal, organisational and relational framework where many people can come share the same philosophy, values and commitments to our Shipibo partners.

We are looking for passionate, bright, hard-working, self-motivated and open minded people with a strong interest in the preservation of indigenous traditions and community-based regenerative development.

Our Available Positions

We have grouped these into four categories. Please read this document on our work guidelines and costs to learn more about working here and specific details of each category.

Key Roles

  • Communications Coordinator - Filled until May 2018

  • Development Coordinator - Filled until November 2018

  • Project Coordinator

Project Roles

  • Permaculturist

  • Audiovisual Producer

  • Workshop Specialist

  • Web and Graphic Designer


Internships

We encourage people to come and work with us as an postgraduate internship, scholarship (eg Fulbright) or work placement connected to their university degree. We are happy to do what is necessary to validate this, such as references, reports and specific communication with your university.


Research

We are attracting an increasing number of researchers at Master's and Doctoral level who want to work with us in areas such as:

  • Land & Natural Resource Management

  • Sustainable Agriculture Design and Agroforestry

  • Ethnobotany and Permaculture

  • Sustainable Economic Development

  • Artisan Cooperatives

  • Public Health and Traditional Medicine

  • Youth Work and Education Systems

  • Indigenous Rights

  • Ecosocial Justice

  • Participatory Research and Community Organizing


To read our research philosophy and methodology, click here

To learn more about research support and infrastructure, click here.

To apply for research opportunities, click here.