Yachay Wasi

Yachay Wasi is an Indigenous non-governmental organization accredited with the United Nations, dedicated to water, sanitation, reforestation projects mainly in the province of Acomayo, in the area of Cusco, Peru.

Yachay Wasi is also organizing yearly local Conferences in various Andean Indigenous communities to inform of UN work on their behalf, including the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP) adopted by UN General Assembly on 13 September 2007. These conferences are entitled: "Sacred Sites: Biodiversity and Andean Spirituality"

 

Member category Nongovernmental Organizations
Country Peru
Area South America
Geographic focus of work National - Local
Specific Region(s) Andes
Head Luis Delgado Hurtado
Head title President
Focal Point title Vice - President
Focal Point Marie-Danielle Samuel
Address 708 West 192nd Street # 6B New York, NY 10040 USA
Telephone 002125676447
Fax 006465024552
Email yachaywasi@nyc.rr.com
Website http://www.yachaywasi-ngo.org
09/05/2009
Electoral Group Global Civil Society Organizations

Themes: Indigenous People

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