Mosqoy

Mosqoy is a Canadian-Peruvian NGO that supports remote indigenous communities in the Peruvian Andes. Mosqoy offers unique academic field schools and culturally immersive tours that showcase the lifestyle of local Andean communities.

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Style

Cultural Immersion and Off the Beaten Path

Price

Mid-range

Location

Mountains

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Local/Foreign Owned Social Enterprise
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Speaks: Spanish and English

Why Lokal Recommends Mosqoy

Background

Social Enterprise started in 2006| Local/Foreign Owned with 50% local staff

Community Connection

The profits Mosqoy make are directly returned to the women’s weaving cooperative in the communities they work with. Additionally, their work in Andean communities helps revitalize textile tradition and empower Quechua weavers.

Environmental Engagement

On their tours, they discuss the social and environmental issues their partner communities are faced with in the Peruvian Andes. Also, Mosqoy participates in local initiatives to protect the environment - such as river clean ups in the Sacred Valley.

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