News

14/02/2018

Takiwasi can use the BioTrade Peru logo

After a verification process run by PromPerú regarding the compliance with the BioTrade Principles and Criteria, it has been confirmed that the Takiwasi Center, through its production unit Takiwasi Laboratory, meets the standards of BioTrade and has received the authorization to use the "Bio Comercio Perú" logo (BioTrade Peru).


27/11/2017

XVI Latin American Conference of Therapeutic Communities

Hugo Viz, Gestalt Psychotherapist and member of the therapeutic team of the Takiwasi Center presented the lecture: "Contributions of Takiwasi in 25 Years of Research and Treatment of Addictions Integrating Amazonian Medicine and Psychotherapy" during the XVI Latin American Conference of Therapeutic Communities that took place from 7 to 9 December 2017 in Campinas, Brazil.


27/11/2017

First Meeting of Awajún and Wampis Women of the High Marañon Basin

On October 29, 30 and 31, the First Meeting of Awajún and Wampis Women of the High Marañon Basin was held in Pampa Hermosa (Nieva). This was a new and original space for the women of these communities to dialogue and identify common problems. Nearly twenty women traveled from nearby communities like Kanus (Río Santiago) to Imaza, Nieva, to participate in the meeting.


04/10/2017

Ayahuasca use in the new-age context

During the last International Transpersonal Conference 2017, held in Prague (29/9 – 1/10) Dr. Jacques Mabit presented a lecture called: “Ayahuasca use in the new-age context”.


04/10/2017

Foros Internacionales: Espiritualidad Indígena y Mundo Occidental

On September 21st 2017 an event was held to present the book "Foros Internacionales: Espiritualidad Indígena y Mundo Occidental" (International Forums: Indigenous Spirituality and the Western World), that was also a chance to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Takiwasi Center.


04/10/2017

Takiwasi Laboratory example of Sustainable Business Model

To celebrate the 20 years of the BioTrade initiative, the United Nations published an important document presenting the results achieved, which compiles the most interesting initiatives in this sector, developed in several countries including Peru, Colombia, Vietnam and Brazil.