About usComunidad Inti Wara Yassi: the pioneer of the environmental movement in Bolivia, recognized nationally and internationally for founding centres dedicated to the rescue and rehabilitation of wildlife.
CIWY is made up of a team of Bolivian professionals, adolescents and a small army of volunteers from across the globe. Our mission is to educate and inspire mankind to uphold values that promote life, conservation, preservation and the recuperation of biodiversity.
Our objectives are:
- To defend the environment and conserve biodiversity.
- To rescue and rehabilitate wild fauna that has fallen victim to trafficking and abuse.
- To appropriately care for all wild animals that are rescued from captivity.
- To coordinate and carry out research and education programmes, that will support and contribute to the conservation of our ecosystem.