Archive News 2017

Once again the Kindness in Action NGO from Canada joined us in Peru, this time in the northern town of Chulucanas. More than 1000 dental treatments were provided in record-setting heat.  The team of 23 volunteers consisted of 8 dentists, accompanied by dental assistants and helpers.  Local Lima dentist Nickolas Koenig participated as well. People received extractions,...

The World Bank Group and Sexual Research Violence Initiative have announced that DB Peru and the  University College London will receive $150,000 grant for Gender-Based Violence Prevention in the Amazon of Peru (GAP). Author of the grant Dr. Geordan Shannon has done extensive research on gender-based violence in the area of Iquitos and the lower Napo...