Interethnic Association for the Development of the Peruvian Rainforest

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Interethnic Association for the Development of the Peruvian Rainforest
Asociación Interétnica de Desarrollo de la Selva Peruana
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Abbreviation AIDESEP
Purpose Indigenous rights
Location
President
Henderson Rengifo Hualinga
Affiliations COICA
Website www.aidesep.org.pe

The Interethnic Association for the Development of the Peruvian Rainforest (Spanish: Asociación Interétnica de Desarrollo de la Selva Peruana - AIDESEP) is a Peruvian national indigenous rights organization, presided over by a decentralized National Council. The organization comprises 57 federations and territorial organizations.[1] These organizations represent 1,350 communities of roughly 350,000 indigenous people who speak a plurality of languages.[1]

Members of AIDESEP work to improve the health, education, housing, and organization of indigenous peoples.[citation needed]

Its current president is Henderson Rengifo Hualinga, who succeeded Alberto Pizango in 2014.

AIDESEP is a member organization of the Coordinator of Indigenous Organizations of the Amazon River Basin (COICA).

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AIDESEP was founded by:[citation needed]

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