We would like to thank the following organisations for their support in helping the Kogi’s film, ALUNA, reach the widest possible audience.
For the Conservation of Life… We embrace environmental and humanitarian issues and in conjunction with partners from around the world we help to raise funds for the betterment of all life and honour those who truly have made a difference. whitefeatherfoundation.com.
Julian Lennon has provided his photographs and an audio recording
specially to support ALUNA. They have been made into a special slideshow.
Watch it here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aXLDRJiOQKQ
Fractal Enlightenment is an online blog promoting the film. The seek to achieve unique and thought-provoking perspectives to alter our programmed thinking through art, culture, spirituality, sustainability, enlightening videos and photography. Be a part of our journey at www.fractalenlightenment.com
Resurgence & Ecologist is a British bi-monthly magazine covering environmental issues, engaged activism, philosophy, arts and ethical living. It is edited by former Jain monk and internationally renowned author Satish Kumar. It combines the formerResurgence, edited by Kumar, with The Ecologist, which in recent years had been published online only.
Resurgence was founded in 1966 by John Papworth. Described as the artistic and spiritual voice of the green movement in Great Britain, contributors to Resurgence have included E.F. Schumacher, E.P Thompson, Ivan Illich, R. D Laing, Martin Ryle, Theodore Roszak, Fritjof Capra, Wendell Berry, Vandana Shiva, James Lovelock, Antony Gormley and His Holiness the Dalai Lama. http://www.resurgence.org
Satish Kumar is promoting the film, and Zac Goldsmith can be seen here:
The Koginka Sewaluna Foundation has been established for interested persons to learn from the tribes’ ancestral spiritual and environmental teachings. Koginka Kamaru Xue and his foundation works with the Kogi and are promoting the film. These teachings are referred to as the ‘Holistic Wise Ways’, which means the return to simple and non-destructive ways of living and behaviors that are not harmful to Nature or human interaction. They encompass a variety of cultures and interactions with all ecosystems. The sharing of these tribes’ cultures of coexistence with the natural world and environment. We hope to teach of the urgent necessity to recover the harmonious functioning of the world’s ecosystems and the responsibility each individual has in preserving and protecting such ecosystems. http://www.koginkasewalunafoundation.org
The Inter-American Development Bank, Washington DC is the largest source of development financing for Latin America and the Caribbean.
The Jane Goodall Institute (JGI) is an international wildlife and environment conservation organization headquartered in Arlington, Virginia, with branches in many countries. It was founded in 1977 by English primatologist Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE and Genevieve di San Faustino. Its mission is to advance the power of individuals to take informed and compassionate action to improve the environment of all living things through the following objectives:
- Improve global understanding and treatment of great apes through research, public education and advocacy
- Contribute to the preservation of great apes and their habitats by combining conservation with education and promotion of sustainable livelihoods in local communities
- Create a worldwide network of young people who have learned to care deeply for their human community, for all animals and for the environment, and who will take responsible action to care for them.