Projects: Watershed

Southwest Amazon Conservation with WWF

Southwest Amazon Conservation with WWF

Covering 210 million hectares of northern Bolivia, southeastern Peru, and western and central Brazil, the Southwestern Amazon forests encompass some of the richest forest communities on Earth. It is home to numerous indigenous communities whose culture and identity depends on the natural resources. In 2003, the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) launched the Amazon Headwaters Initiative […]

 

Parks in Peril Evaluation

Parks in Peril Evaluation

From 2003-2004, FOS conducted an evaluation of the Parks in Peril (PiP) Program, an effort by the US Agency for International Development and The Nature Conservancy to safeguard the most imperiled natural ecosystems, communities, and species in the Latin America and Caribbean region. The purpose of the evaluation was to analyze the effectiveness of PiP’s […]