Over 85% of western medicine contains an ingredient from the Peruvian Amazon? Or, that some western medical researchers believe we have only "discovered" about 5% of the medicine the Amazon has to offer?
Of course, locals have been using medicine and foods for wellbeing since, well, forever, before westerners came along.
Local Chef Roy Riquelme, editorial photographer Dawn Stovanova Jones and Fashion for Conservation are teaming up to design an EDITORIAL cookbook of medicineS, recipes and stories from the Madre de Dios region of the Amazon...
PRE ORDERS WILL BE AVAILABLE FEBRUARY 2019.