Technical Partners

National Association for the Conservation of Nature (ANCON)

Founded in 1985 by a group of visionary citizens, ANCON is an NGO that works with national and international organizations, academic and research centers...

The Tropical Agricultural Research and Higher Education Center (CATIE)

Founded in 1942, CATIE is an international center dedicated to research and graduate education in agriculture and management, conservation, and sustainable use of natural resources...

Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR)

Established in 1993, CIFOR is a non-profit scientific institution that operates across the globe, promoting “a more equitable world where forestry and landscapes enhance...

Centro de Conservación, Investigación y Manejo de áreas Naturales – Cordillera Azul (CIMA – Cordillera Azul)

CIMA is a Peruvian non-profit organization founded in 2002 with the goal of making a difference in the conservation and sustainable use of biodiversity...

CIRAD (French Agricultural Research Centre for International Development)

Founded in 1984, CIRAD is a public-sector industrial and commercial enterprise (EPIC) under the joint authority of France’s Ministry of Higher Education...

Colciencias

Colciencias (National Department of Science, Technology and Innovation of Colombia) is the institution in charge of promoting policy for science...

Defensores de la Naturaleza (DN)

Established in 1983, DN is a Guatemalan NGO whose mission is the conservation of important ecosystems in Guatemala through sustainable natural resource...

Ecodes Engineering

Ecodes is a business that specializes in development, management and implementation of technical studies that allow sustainable development in Colombia...

Sustainable Amazon Foundation (FAS)

Created in 2007 by the Amazonas State Government and Bradesco Bank, FAS is a private Brazilian non-governmental non-profit whose mission is to promote the sustainable development...

International Foundation for the Restoration of Ecosystems (FIRE)

Established in Spain in 2006, FIRE is an international non-profit with the goal of restoring and conserving ecosystems while maximizing social benefits through...

Fundo Brasileiro para a Biodiversidade (Funbio)

Founded in 1996 as a financial mechanism for Brazil’s implementation of the UN Convention on Biological Diversity (CBD), Funbio is an NGO with over 20 years of...

El Instituto de Investigación de Recursos Biológicos Alexander von Humboldt (IAHV)

The von Humboldt Institute is a civil non-profit organization associated with Colombia’s Ministry of Environment, Housing and Territorial Development (MADS)...

World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF)

The World Agroforestry Centre (ICRAF) (www.worldagroforestry.org) is a centre of scientific excellence that harnesses the benefits of trees for people and the environment...

Instituto Centro de Vida (ICV)

Founded in 1991, ICV is a non-profit environmental civil society organization in the state of Mato Grosso in Brazil, where the organization promotes and demonstrates...

International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN)

IUCN is a membership Union composed of both government and civil society organisations. It harnesses the experience, resources and reach of its more than...

Natural Capital Project (NatCap)

The Natural Capital Project (NatCap) is a partnership combining research innovation at the University of Minnesota and Stanford University with the global...

OroVerde – The Tropical Forest Foundation

Founded in Germany by individuals from business and the natural sciences in 1989, OroVerde (“Green Gold”) is a non-profit foundation that initiates, supports, and...

Partnership for Integrated Research and Development (AIDER)

AIDER is a Peruvian NGO that works with local communities and stakeholders to promote sustainable development and environmental conservation in Peru’s forest landscapes...

Bioversity International

Founded in 1974, Bioversity International is a global organization headquartered in Rome, Italy that focuses on research-for-development in agricultural and tree biodiversity to meet new global challenges...

Biodiversity Partnership Mesoamerica (BPM)

Biodiversity Partnership Mesoamerica (BPM) was established in April 2012 in San Jose, Costa Rica with the mission of being a regional platform to involve the private sector in biodiversity...

Celsia

Celsia is the electricity company of Grupo Agros, a Colombian investment group in cement and energy industries. Founded in 1919 and headquartered in Cali, Colombia...

International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT)

Founded in Colombia in 1967, CIAT is an international not-for-profit organization whose mission is to reduce hunger and poverty and improve human nutrition in the tropics...

Climate Institute

The Climate Institute was founded in 1986 as the world’s first organization focused solely on climate change. Headquartered in Washington D.C., the Institute uses media such as...

Conservation International (CI)

Founded in 1987, Conservation International is an American environmental non-profit that works to empower societies to protect nature and biodiversity as a source of food, livelihoods, and a stable climate...

EcoAgriculture Partners

Founded in 2005 and headquartered in Washington, D.C., EcoAgriculture Partners is a nongovernmental organization whose mission is to advance the practice of...

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)

Achieving food security for all is at the heart of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations...

Fundación Agreste

Founded in Argentina in 1993, Fundación Agreste has worked for nearly 25 years to promote the principles of sustainable development with a focus on the environment and...

Foundation for the Development of the Central Volcanic Mountain Range (FUNDECOR)

Founded in 1991, FUNDECOR is an environmental NGO that seeks to be the primary promoter of Integrated Landscape Management in Costa Rica...

Fundación Vida Silvestre Argentina (FVSA)

Founded in 1977, FVSA is an independent NGO that promotes environmental conservation, sustainable use of natural resources, and sustainable behaviour in the context of climate change...

Instituto Privado de Investigación sobre Cambio Climático (ICC)

ICC is an NGO that aims to be a leading private institution for research and project development to mitigate and adapt to climate change in communities, productive processes and infrastructure...

Rainforest Alliance

Founded in New York City in 1987, the Rainforest Alliance is an international NGO that leverage the power of agricultural and forestry supply chains in order to...

Reforestamos

Established in 2002, Reforestamos is an NGO whose mission is to safeguard the forests and jungles that Mexico needs to develop sustainably. Reforestamos uses its close...

Southern Wings

Founded in 2009 by the U.S. state fish and wildlife agencies, Southern Wings is a partnership between U.S. state fish and wildlife agencies that facilitates partnerships between...

UNIQUE Forestry and Land Use

UNIQUE strives for the development and implementation of intelligent and environmentally sound land use practices and policies that form the basis for sustainable rural development...

World Resources Institute (WRI)

World Resources Institute (WRI) is a global research organization that spans more than 50 countries. More than 450 experts and staff work with leaders to turn big ideas into...

Netherlands Development Organisation (SNV)

Founded in the Netherlands in 1965, SNV is a non-profit international development organization that focuses on capacity building to alleviate poverty...

Fundacion Pasticultores del Desierto AC

Founded “by ranchers for ranchers,” Pasticultores del Desierto AC is a non-profit organization that uses planned grazing management and adaptive genetics to promote profitable and...

Fundacion PRISMA (Regional Program of Research on Development and the Environment)

PRISMA is a regional center for dialogue and research on development and environment, founded in 1992, with a mission to generate and mobilize knowledge to...

Pronatura Noreste A.C.

Since its creation in 1998 by a group of Mexican entrepreneurs and academics, the conservation NGO Pronatura Noreste has worked to conserve Mexico’s priority ecosystems while...