The Ayahuasca Defence Fund
The Ayahuasca Defence Fund - a worldwide, permanent fund providing defence funding for legal cases involving ayahuasca and other teacher plants
The Fund sets out to: work with people facing prosecution worldwide to assure the best legal strategy and defense; advocate for sensible and tolerant legislation and public policy; educate and protect the global community by providing a reliable information and resources.
The Fund is administered by the Expert Committee formed at the ICEERS’ World Ayahuasca Conference in Spain in 2014, a group of the world’s foremost legal practitioners, academics and researchers in the field of ethnobotanicals. The Committee administer the Fund according to published criteria to ensure best practice and desirable legal outcomes in cases supported.
Services rendered: crowd funding ($90,000 raised), PR, copy writing, social media, outreach