MATSES

AcronymDefinition
MATSESMovement in the Amazon for Tribal Subsistence and Economic Sustainability (Peru)
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With support from the conservation group Acate Amazon Conservation, the Matses developed an innovative methodology to save their medicinal knowledge while safeguarding against theft by outsiders.
Acate Amazon Conservation is a non-profit organization based in the United States and Peru that operates in close partnership with the Matses people of the Peruvian Amazon.
The Matses Traditional Medicine Encyclopedia marks the first time an Amazonian tribe has created a complete transcription of their medicinal knowledge in their own language and words.