Peru ngo directory - index of indigenous, community and eco projects in Peru, non profit organizations working in Peru

South America - Central American - Travel Directory 

South and Central America travel directory and index of tours, hotels, cruises, transportation, vacation planners, trip guides, tour operators for organizing your travels to Latin America. 

Amazon cruises in Peru on board adventure river boats: 

Amazon riverboat eco tours to visit indigenous communities and atribes, birdwatching and adventure in company of naturalist guides..

Peru Tours - Machu Picchu travel and Amazon cruises:

Tours and travel to Peru and other South America countries, custom itineraries for groups and individuals, responsible tourism and soft adventures for all ages

Machu Picchu tours & Peru travel

Bespoke and experiential travel programs by Voyagers, the best way to discover the land of the Incas and their heritage.

Peru - index of community, indigenous & eco projects

Amazon Center for Environmental Education and Research - Provides information about ACEER's activities in research, education and land husbandry in the Upper Amazon Basin, near Iquitos, where it owns 250,000 acres of rainforest.

Anchovy Depletion and Trade - Case study from the Trade Environment Database, part of the Mandala Projects at American University. Focuses on trade as an agent of globalization.

The Butterfly House - Butterfly exhibit in Puerto Maldonado run by Peruvian scientists in order to do the research required to engineer the ecologically friendly use of butterflies and help in the conservation of the Peruvian rainforest through them.

BuyTheRainforest.Net - Lays out the Foundation's goals of buying land in the cloud-and-rain forest areas and opening the "Shaman Medical Research Center" joining local shamans in investigating plant species to find new compounds, vaccines and cures for diseases.

Coca Trade and Environment - Case study from the Trade Environment Database, part of the Mandala Projects at American University. Explores the ecological impact of drug trafficking on the Amazon.

Conservation Rainforest Trust - Nonprofit organization dedicate to Rainforest purchase for conservation, preservation and education.

El Niño - Discusses short and long term environmental effects on army tactical decision of this current off the Peruvian coast. With links to other information. U.S. Army Topographic Engineering Center.

Guano Trade - Analyses the history and impact of guano mining and commerce in the 19th and early 20th century, as part of the Trade Environment Database (TED) at American University.

Ilzro Raps Peru (IRP) - Operates in the Amazon Basin of Peru and implements rural electrification programs using renewable energies.

Information Technology in Peru - Jeffrey Bernstein pulls together a broad, current picture of information technology and its impact on the country.

International Potato Center - CIP - Seeking to reduce poverty and achieve food security on a sustained basis in developing countries through scientific research and related activities on potato, sweetpotato, other root and tuber crops, and on the improved management of natural resources in the Andes and other mountain areas.

Life and Times of J. Francis Macbride - Information about the U.S. botanist (1892-1976) and his ground-breaking Flora of Peru series. Excerpts from his travel journal with photos (1922-3).

The Living Edens: Manu, Peru's Hidden Rain Forest - Supplements information in PBS program, including flora, fauna, history, links and classroom resources. The Manu Biosphere Reserve lies in the Peruvian Amazon.

Lost Crops of the Inca - Little-Known Plants of the Andes with Promise for Worldwide Cultivation (1989), an online manuscript that covers research about exotic cereales, fruits, roots and tubers.

Medical Geography and Cholera - Makes a case study of the epidemic outbreak in 1991, with graphics and geographic information system data files. University of Colorado's Department of Geography

Peruvian Cactus and Succulent Society - Informs about activities of this non-profit association, including its annual publication and cacti-related research outside Peru.

Plants of the Machiguenga - A combination travelogue and scientific inquiry into medicinal uses of rain forest plants. Neurologist Ethan Russo examines the ethnobotany, anthropology, and wildlife of this Amazonian tribe in Parque Nacional del Manu.

Project Fauna Forever - A volunteer research initiative in the forests of the Peruvian Amazon investigating the impact of tourism on wildlife around lodges in the Tambopata area.

Rainforest Conservation Fund - RCF informs about efforts to raise funds for and manage the 800,000 acre Tamshiyacu-Tahuayo Community Reserve near Iquitos.

Spatial Hydrology of the Urubamba River System in Peru - Francisco Olivera (Center for Research in Water Resources, University of Texas at Austin) gives a didactic exercise in Geographic Information Systems (GIS) to examine an Andean watershed. Includes maps and graphics.

Trade and Environment: Peru Mining - Case study from the Trade Environment Database, part of the Mandala Projects at American University. Examines the impact of globalization on people.

Ucayali River - Landsat pictures and a short commentary on the Ucayali River in the Amazon basin.

US Geological Survey P 1386-I - A detailed study of glaciation in Peru by Benjamín Morales-Arnao with sections on the Cordillera Blanca on landsat imagery and Quelccaya Ice Cap by Stefan L. Hastenrath.

Project Fauna Forever - Research project that aims to investigate the impact of tourism at 5 important lodges on wildlife in the Tambopata region of Peru.

Huarochirí, a Peruvian Culture in Time - An ethnographic and historical tour of some of the communities of the Andean province of Huarochirí, Peru.

Midwives, prayer, and frequent death - Article on midwifery in Peru and the plight of many women who do not have access to good health care.

Bekah Parker- Revolutionizing Peru - Bekah Parker, a Life Pacific College student working as a missionary for the Dream Center in Lima. Updated commentary and pictures of her 7 month trip.

Hijos del Altisimo - Children of the Most High - The interdenominational ministry of Hans and Virginia Ruegg provide training to Sunday School teachers and discipleship ministry to children in Cusco, Peru.

JesusChrist Mission in the Peruvian Jungle - Peruvian brothers dedicated to preaching and serving the Lord in Peru.

Leonard and Cyndy Myers - BBFI missionaries to Peru, working at the Baptist Bible Church of Puente Piedra and the Baptist Bible Seminary of Chillon.

Peru Missions - Describes the missionary work of Mike Kennedy and family serving in Peru. Features upcoming events, newsletter, and photos.

Ralph and Veronica Mueller - Helping to supply food, clothing, shelter, education, medical and dental care for the poor of Peru.