Grantee Profile

Corporacion de Gestion y Derecho Ambiental

Grants to Corporacion de Gestion y Derecho Ambiental

  • $175,000Active Strategy

    2014 (Duration 3 years)

    Conservation & Sustainable Development

    QUITO, ECUADOR — The Corporacion Gestion Ambiental y Derecho (Ecolex) is an Ecuadorian law and policy organization dedicated to ensuring compliance of existing legislation and regulations to protect environmental and human rights. The purpose of this grant is to promote rights-based conservation to residents and advance municipal governance of natural resources in five municipalities in the Northern Ecuadorian Provinces of Imbabura and Carchi that control the headwaters of the bi-national Mira River basin.

  • $235,000Active Strategy

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    Conservation & Sustainable Development

    QUITO, ECUADOR — To strengthen community involvement in environmental protection of Northwest Ecuador (over three years).

  • $235,000Active Strategy

    2006 (Inactive Grant)

    Conservation & Sustainable Development

    QUITO, ECUADOR — In support of strengthening community involvement in environmental protection of Northwest Ecuador (over three years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Corporacion de Gestion y Derecho Ambiental $645,000 between 2002 and 2015.

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