Comunidades Nativas del Valle del Palcazu: Alto Iscozacín, Loma Linda Laguna – sector Laguna Raya, Santa María, San Pedro de Pichanaz y Shiringamazú.
Sector Laguna Raya
Yanesha indigenous families fighting poverty and extractivist activities through quality cocoa and achiote production in Peru.
The Association of Small Agroecological Producers of Laguna Raya (APPALAR) unites 64 families in the Yanesha Communal Reserve with the goal of fighting poverty and extractive activities in the region by improving the quality of cocoa and achiote production. This traditional process takes place in the Loma Linda Laguna native community.