Working with local leaders, DB Peru works to improve access to healthcare and education in the most remote villages along the lower Napo River in the Peruvian Amazon.
It is a land-locked city of half a million people, only accessible by air or boat. The coronavirus has spread rapidly due to over-crowded living conditions and poverty, and has overwhelmed the health care system. The hospit...Read more
This exciting project is underway to build medicine huts in jungle villages in order to have supplies of medicines where there are no pharmacies. The sponsor of this project is Altro, a company in England that will test thei...Read more
The Gender-Based Violence project began in November 2017 in meetings with 80 leaders from 18 communities in the lower Napo River. With a grant from the World Bank, DB Peru and the University College of London have embarked o...Read more
More than 1,000 patients received extractions, fillings and cleanings with fluoride during our week in the jungle and the week in the Chulucanas villages. Each year DB Peru teams up with this professional NGO from Canada t...Read more
4 Ways You
Join us for a life-changing journey to the Peruvian Amazon. Share your talents and expertise to improve access to healthcare and education for the people in the villages of the jungle. Experience the unique culture and daily life while making a difference in the lives of those who reside by the banks of the Lower Napo River.