Habitat Pro Association
Juan Olaechea Arnao 1566 Urb. Elio
Habitat Pro Association is a nonprofit organization whose intentions are to end the inequality of indigenous women and youth rights in Peru. We aim to empower the indigenous women and new generations to ensure local sustainability of local communities and cultures. Indigenous people have the right to their inherited lands and the practice of their traditional knowledge. This discrimination can be eliminated if we act with urgency, now!!
Our Vision: A Peru where everyone can exercise their rights for social, emotional, spiritual and cultural well-being.
Our Mission: To support indigenous peoples of Peru in sustaining their traditional practices through providing necessary resources and assistance, promoting their ancient culture, ensuring gender equality, and empowering new generations.Some of our proudest accomplishments
- Playing a crucial role in formulating the first United Nations declaration on the rights of indigenous people for 5 consecutive years.
- Helping recovering and resonate traditional practices of indigenous communities in PeruHabitat Pro Association is an NGO that advocates for the rights of indigenous communities, particularly women and youth, in Peru. We believe that indigenous peoples have the right to defend their inherited land and protect traditional knowledge and practices. By providing training and resources to indigenous women, Habitat Pro Association aims to protect them from multiple discrimination that they experience, both as women and as indigenous individuals. By educating and empowering indigenous youth, we ensure sustainability of local communities and cultures.