Grantee Profile

Altropico

Grants to Altropico

  • $225,000Active Strategy

    2014 (Duration 3 years)

    Conservation & Sustainable Development

    QUITO, ECUADOR — Altropico is an Ecuadorian organization that works with Indigenous and Afro descendent communities in the borderlands of Ecuador and Colombia on natural resource conservation, organizational strengthening, and land tenure. This grant strengthens and consolidates governance practices, ethnic territories, and state and community conserved areas in the middle and lower portions of the Mira bi-national watershed, thus enhancing conservation of forest and water resources and improvement of human livelihoods.

  • $265,000Active Strategy

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    Conservation & Sustainable Development

    QUITO, ECUADOR — In support of advancing the Chiles-Mataje Biological Corridor in Northern Ecuador (over three years).

  • $225,000Active Strategy

    2006 (Inactive Grant)

    Conservation & Sustainable Development

    QUITO, ECUADOR — In support of establishing the Chiles-Mataje Biological Corridor in Northern Ecuador (over three years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Altropico $715,000 between 2002 and 2015.

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