Charitable organization and social enterprise that I founded in 2006. Mosqoy works in collaboration with Quechua communities of the Peruvian Andes to mitigate adverse effects of unsustainable tourism and development by nurturing their threatened Indigenous culture.
TEDx TALK - UNFULFILLED PROMISES: CULTURAL SHRAPNEL OF A TRAVELER
TedX Talk, Victoria, 2014. "Unfulfilled Promises: Cultural Shrapnel of a Traveler," about my first experiences in Peru in 2006.
PHDS GO PUBLIC TALK
Short public talk about my interdisciplinary research at the University of British Columbia, Safeguarding intangible cultural heritage in an era of rapid economic change.
INDIGENOUS MAPPING WORKSHOP: MAPPING CUSCO'S TEXTILE REVITALIZATION MOVEMENT
In collaboration with UBC, Google, National Geographic, and Mosqoy, I am co-facilitating The Firelight Group's first-ever Latin American IMW (Indigenous Mapping Workshop), bringing together community members, retailers, and funders to discuss the changing landscape of land politics, as it relates to the market economy in Cusco, Peru. If you'd like to get involved, feel free to contact us or visit the link, in English, Spanish or Quechua.
UNIVERSAL PRECAUTIONARY PRINCIPLE: NEW PILLARS & PATHWAYS FOR ENVIRONMENTAL, SOCIOCULTURAL & ECONOMIC RESILIENCE
Ashli Akins, Phil O'B. Lyver, Hugo F. Alrøe, Henrik Moller