Fundacion para la Conservacion y el Desarrollo Sostenible

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  • First Grant
  • Total Number of Grants
    2
  • Cumulative Grant Amounts
    $2,050,000
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La Fundación para la Conservación y el Desarrollo Sostenible (FCDS) promotes peacebuilding through land use that promotes environmental protection and sustainable development, especially in the Colombian Amazon.

The Foundation's work with local communities and organizations and state authorities at the local, regional and national levels includes the following strategies:

  • Environmental and sectoral territorial ordering,
  • Formalization of land tenure,
  • Conversion to sustainable production practices from the use and conservation of biodiversity,
  • Strategy for prevention and management of social and environmental conflicts
  • Maintenance of connectivity corridors,
  • Declaration and management of protected areas,
  • Analysis of cumulative and synergistic impacts of different interventions in the territory, for example vials and
  • Participatory and environmental justice, among others.

 

recent grants

Environmental Conservation Piloting Innovative Road Infrastructure Guidelines
 

Organization

Fundacion para la Conservacion y el Desarrollo Sostenible


  • date awarded

    Oct 2019

  • amount

    $1,400,000

  • term

    22 months

 
Environmental Conservation Strengthening Governance in the Chiribiquete-Caquetá (Colombia) and Ampiyacu (Peru) Mosaics
 

Organization

Fundacion para la Conservacion y el Desarrollo Sostenible


  • date awarded

    Nov 2016

  • amount

    $650,000

  • term

    24 months

 

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