Who are the Chaikuni?

Who are the Chaikuni?

Our name invokes the Amazonian Shipibo legend of the Chaikuni, invisible protector spirits of the forest.

Our Local Partners

Our Local Partners

We partner with local and indigenous organisations and communities based in the region of Loreto in the Peruvian Amazon.

Our Alliances

Our Alliances

We forge alliances with international organisations who share in the vision of defending human rights and environmental justice, and promoting a thriving and sustainable Amazon rainforest.

Our Special Alliance - Temple of the Way of Light

Our Special Alliance

Find out more about our special alliances, which include a long-term partnership with our sister organisation known as the Temple of the Way of Light, a traditional healing centre in Loreto.

Our Staff

Our Staff

Get to know more about the staff of the Chaikuni Institute.