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CONSERVATION, RESEARCH AND CITIZEN SCIENCE EXPEDITIONS

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We are proud and excited to announce our official collaboration with Shark Encounters Mexico.  Working together our main goal is to generate information that contribute to a better management of shark fisheries in Mexican waters and to a better understanding of the species. Even so, one of the most important…

Participating in the annual meeting of the Inter American Tropical Tuna Commission (IATTC)

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Here we are at La Jolla, participating in the annual meeting of the Inter American Tropical Tuna Commission (IATTC), defending YOUR silky sharks from overfishing, and Costa Rica’s intention to keep on overfishing them to extinction.   Estamos en La Jolla, participando en la reunión anual de la Comisión Interamericana…

NAKAWE EDUCATION – SHARKS ALIVE

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EDUCATION ACTIVITIES IN COSTA RICA Now more than ever, it is essential to teach about the importance of sharks & ocean conservation. During June 2016 Nakawe Project did different type of activities with youth, teenagers and the surfing community (Surfing Nation Magazine & Vista Guapa Surf Camp). We were honored to…

THE NAKAWE PROJECT

We must take care of our planet.

We aim to spread the word about localized environmental problems, act over those damaged places and educate people about how to take care of the earth. We want raise society’s awareness for vital threats to our Planet so it can act, to avoid an irreversible and vital loss.

NAKAWE

Nakawe is a nonprofit organization which aims to educate and to raise awareness about how important it is to care, respect and protect our planet.

ORIGIN

Nakawe in Wixarika indigenous culture is the Huichol Goddess of the earth. She is the mother of all the other Gods and of all plant and animal life on earth.

MISSION

Nakawe targets the conservation of marine ecosystems and species. This project is focused in the protection of sharks and all marine species from Cocos Island.

OBJECTIVES

We EDUCATE and raise social awareness, especially on new generations, about the importance of maintaining harmony between the natural environment and Humanity.

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WE MUST SAVE THE OCEANS

NAKAWE TEAM

We have a common objective: Improve our planet!

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Regi Domingo – Founder

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Alex Lozano- Freediving Team

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WAYS OF WORKING

We aim to spread the word about ecological localized critical problems, act over those damaged places and educate people about how to take care of the Planet, so they can act and try to avoid an irreversible and vital loss.

The majority of marine life has now disappeared due to overfishing, human development and pollution. We promote social awareness based upon the importance of respecting the environment we live in.
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SOCIAL AWARE

Directly in the field contributing with solutions for damaged places, by monitoring its condition and studying how to curb the impacts detected, by providing first aid resources on an immediate and direct way.
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TAKE ACTION

We EDUCATE and raise social awareness, especially on new generations, about the importance of maintaining harmony between the natural environment and Humanity. Knowing the problem is the first step to solve it.
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EDUCATE

 We aim to do RESEARCH on very specific ecosystems and marine species of sharks, marine mammals and other pelagic fauna. This requires equipment and logistics (marking individuals, transmitters, trackers, etc.). Many NGOs apply to subsidies for the development of their projects.

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RESEARCH

Design Production

Designers have a key creative role in the creation of motion pictures and other Nakawe’s Projects.

Outreach

Outreach is an activity of providing services to populations who might not otherwise have access to those services.

Movies

Nakawe educational posts are designed to inspire, educate and connect millions of people worldwide.

News

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