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Name:
RAFAEL CLAVIJO
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Business Name:

Parque Ecologico Mundo Amazonico

Location:

-4.1464231836230265, -69.92997407913208

Address:

KM 7 VIA LETICIA – TARAPACA

City:

Leticia

State/Province

Amazonas

Zip Code:

000

Country:

Colombia

Region:
South America
In Business Since:

2011

Phone:

3214724346

Website:
Do you have experience exporting directly?

No

Describe yourself in 140 characters or less:

We develop products made by hand with natural ingridients such us dry leaves and fruits from the Amazon region of Colombia.

Bio:

MUNDO AMAZÓNICO® is a family project that began as a conservation and a reforesting process of previously eroded soil from the creation of cattle farm fields in the Colombian Amazon.

This process turned into the biggest collection of life plants around town; in 2009 the project included touristic elements to make itself economically sustainable. It opened during 2010 and today it has national and international awards such us: A year after it opened, in 2011 the park won the first place in the national competition ¨Ventures Awards¨ at the category for Best Sustainable Use of Biodiversity. In 2012 the park creates the ¨Amazon Tea¨ project, involving small local producers from the indigenous communities, and won the Green Business Award. Then after, in 2013, 2014 and 2015 Mundo Amazonico® park received the certificate of excellence from TripAdvisor.com. More recently in 2014 Mundo Amazonico® entered to the Colombian National Portfolio of Sustainable Products and Services ¨PTP¨. In 2015 the park was nominated at the ¨BIBO¨ conservation awards in Colombia.

These awards and recognitions encourage the founders Ana Maria Pardo, Milena Mayorga and Rafael Clavijo to keep on working on conservation and environmental education in the Colombian Amazon. By working on eco-tourism, the park develops fair trade projects, and sustainable usage of natural resources in the Amazon rainforest; creating social and economical benefits to the local and indigenous communities.

Number of employees:

1-10

Size of business (annual sales in US$)

<US$50,000

What is your primary language?

Spanish

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Grower or harvester, Wholesaler, distributor or broker, Manufacturer, processor

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Colombia,

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Business - First/Last Name

RAFAEL CLAVIJO

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Do you export directly?
About Us
MUNDO AMAZÓNICO® is a family project that began as a conservation and a reforesting process of previously eroded soil from the creation of cattle farm fields in the Colombian Amazon.

This process turned into the biggest collection of life plants around town; in 2009 the project included touristic elements to make itself economically sustainable. It opened during 2010 and today it has national and international awards such us: A year after it opened, in 2011 the park won the first place in the national competition ¨Ventures Awards¨ at the category for Best Sustainable Use of Biodiversity. In 2012 the park creates the ¨Amazon Tea¨ project, involving small local producers from the indigenous communities, and won the Green Business Award. Then after, in 2013, 2014 and 2015 Mundo Amazonico® park received the certificate of excellence from TripAdvisor.com. More recently in 2014 Mundo Amazonico® entered to the Colombian National Portfolio of Sustainable Products and Services ¨PTP¨. In 2015 the park was nominated at the ¨BIBO¨ conservation awards in Colombia.

These awards and recognitions encourage the founders Ana Maria Pardo, Milena Mayorga and Rafael Clavijo to keep on working on conservation and environmental education in the Colombian Amazon. By working on eco-tourism, the park develops fair trade projects, and sustainable usage of natural resources in the Amazon rainforest; creating social and economical benefits to the local and indigenous communities.