From 11 to 17 April: Amazon indian tribes at Dumato

From 10 to 18 April 2019, a delegation of Indian tribes from the Brazilian Amazon will be in Geneva to raise awareness of the protection of the world’s largest forest and present some aspects of their ancestral cultures and knowledge of nature.

Invited by the Association cidadania social e sustentabilidade (ACSSUS), representatives of different tribes will give several conferences and workshops at the Maison des Associations and at the DUMATO Shop.

A big party “Journey to the heart of the Amazon” will take place on Saturday 13 April in the Uptown hall rue de la Servette 2 with Amazonian music concerts and several stands, one of which will be hosted by DUMATO.

In the DUMATO Shop you can meet, discuss, exchange and learn with representatives of the Makuxi, Wapixana, Satéré-Mawé, Munduruku, Manaos, Kambeba tribes. Pajé (Shaman) women will introduce you to Amazonian rituals and make you aware of how to listen to nature. Don’t hesitate to come and see us. Free admission.

Please find below the programme of activities that will take place at the Boutique DUMATO – Rue des Grottes 18 in Geneva:


Here is the program of the day on Saturday, April 13th “Journey to the heart of the Amazon”:

13 April Amazonian Program

Here is the complete programme of the delegation’s activities in Geneva: Amazonian Week