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WAYANGA
Paresi and Kayapo Indian Project

WAYANGA ASSOCIATION

NGO supporting indigenous peoples of the Amazon

www.wayanga.net

AMONG THE INDIANS PARESI

Establishment of several projects with the Paresi Indians to preserve their culture, language and lands:

– photo and audio equipment for saving the memory of their Ancients,

– development of a school book adapted to the values and life of the Paresi,

– production of a documentary film to promote their culture and to communicate about the problems they encounter…,

POSITIVE IMPACTS

– Safeguarding the culture and lifestyles of former environmentally friendly Paresi.

– The sustainable management of natural resources and thus the preservation of an important area of the Amazon and Cerrado forests by the Indians.

– Protection of the fauna, flora and water resources of the Amazon and Cerrado forests.

AMONG THE INDIANS KAYAPO

The project “Strengthening Kayapo Culture” was set up with the Kayapo Indians in the Amazon with the following main missions:

– archiving of the memories of the former Kayapo,

– training young Kayapo leaders in computer science, accounting, audio equipment use,

– a project to monitor the limits of the Kayapo Capot/jarina soil in order to prevent illegal intrusions and thus to preserve it against deforestation….

These people are securing our future, now and for our children.

EMILIE BARRUCAND