Grantee Profile

Asociacion Interamericana para la Defensa del Ambiente

Grants to Asociacion Interamericana para la Defensa del Ambiente

  • $210,000Active Strategy

    2013 (Duration 2 years, 11 months)

    Conservation & Sustainable Development

    SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA — Asociación Interamericana para la Defensa del Ambiente (AIDA) is a network of Latin American law and policy organizations. This grant will strengthen the capacity of public interest environmental legal services to use international laws in improving national practices and legal compliance in dam construction and mining.

  • $225,000Active Strategy

    2009 (Inactive Grant)

    Conservation & Sustainable Development

    SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA — To strengthen and enforce the application of environmental law in Ecuador and Colombia (over three years).

  • $200,000Active Strategy

    2006 (Inactive Grant)

    Conservation & Sustainable Development

    SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA — In support of strengthening and enforcing the application of environmental laws in Ecuador and Colombia (over three years).

  • $210,000Active Strategy

    2003 (Inactive Grant)

    Conservation & Sustainable Development

    SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA — In support of the development and enforcement of environmental law in Ecuador and Colombia (over three years).

  • $120,000Active Strategy

    1998 (Inactive Grant)

    Human Rights

    SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA — To support human rights and environmental protection programs in South and Central America (over two years).

The MacArthur Foundation awarded Asociacion Interamericana para la Defensa del Ambiente $965,000 between 1978 and 2016.

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