Creatures of the Chacana
01 Jul, 2012 | Xenia Elsaesser
The Chakana is the inca cross, symbolizing different levels of life through which the shaman transgresses in trance. He goes first to the underworld, embodied in the snake, and learns ‘I live. don’t l...
Inti Wara Yassi
01 Jul, 2012 | Bindu Viswanathan
Profile: A safe haven for the animal victims of abusive situations and illegal wildlife trade. Rescued animals come here for rehabilitation and hopefully, an eventual release back into the wild. The r...
Bolivian wildlife under threat
01 Jul, 2012 | Harry Shepherd
Trafficking One of the biggest threats to the wildlife of Bolivia, and indeed the rest of South America, lies in the animals' economic value and the worldwide commerce of wildlife trafficking. Af...