Kawsak Sacha, Sarayaku, Living Forest

Our living territory is, and will continue to be, free of any type of extractive activities such as oil, mining, wood extraction, biopiracy or others similar activities.


The Kawsak Sacha declaration is universal and proposes a legal recognition of the revindication for territorial rights and Mother Earth, which is necessary and essential for the balance of the planet and the preservation of life.

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Kawsak Sacha for All

The mission of The Living Forest proposes a legal claim to the territorial rights and the nature for all the Native Peoples of the world.


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How you can help

The legal battle we are waging for Kawsak Sacha is entirely assymetrical. Massive, coordinating, and well-funded financial interests stand between us and the realization of our goals on even the smallest scale. Whether through simply adding your name, giving a donation, or even getting involved directly, learn how you can support our efforts as we persevere to enshrine unprecedented protections for the native way of life.


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Supporting The Living Forest’s declaration for a sustainable vision of and relationship with life on earth, enshrined into national and international law.



Funds go directly to our ongoing efforts for the UN, UNESCO, IUCN, other institutions, and government of Ecuaodor to legally recognize this classification.


Support Letter

Are you an organization representative or a Native People? You can send a support and recognition letter of the territory of the Kichwa Native People of Sarayaku as the Living Forest.