[Work in Progress] First Official Group Trip to Cuncani!

If you google Cuncani-Peru, you will find out that the community is recognized as a good destination for camp and to do trails in the High-Andes in Cusco. Indeed, Cuncani is a beautiful destination for it. However, Cuncani does not receive the benefits they deserve. This is the reason that for a year, we have … More [Work in Progress] First Official Group Trip to Cuncani!

Desde Cuncani: Primera publicación de Saturnina

Por Saturnina Sallo, Coordinadora Local de Nexos Comunitarios (*) Yo soy Saturnina Sallo Cruz, vivo en la región del Cusco provincia y distrito Urubamba, comunidad campesina de Cuncani. Estoy casada y son mamá de 2 niñas: mi primera hija nació el 18 de diciembre del 2003 y mi segunda hija el 18 de abril del … More Desde Cuncani: Primera publicación de Saturnina

[Work in Progress] New Initiative! The Travelling Soap!

TBy Kenji Misawa (NC Project Coordinator) This Monday, I had a very interesting conversation with our former Norwegian intern, Madeline Moe about a simple but great initiative ‘travelling soap’, which she has come up with. It aims to connect children in Cuncani and children in Oslo (Norway) by a pure international exchanging of handmade soaps. … More [Work in Progress] New Initiative! The Travelling Soap!

Spare change… It can change the world!

Kenji Misawa (NC Project Coordinator) If you were to ask to draw a mind mapping of how non-profit organizations work, what ideas would come up instantly? Perhaps, you would think about concepts such as humanitarian aid, grassroots, local community, interculturality. Probably, the word ‘money’ would not appear in your drawing. We often disconnect the idea … More Spare change… It can change the world!