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Category: Community-based conservation (ICDPs)

Community Management of the Itzá Biosphere Reserve, Petén, Guatemala

Date awarded: April 2010.

Categories: Community-based conservation (ICDPs), Habitat conservation and management, Indigenous people, Parks and protected areas.

Project active in Guatemala.


Date awarded: October 2003.

Categories: Community-based conservation (ICDPs), Environmental education, Water conservation, Waste management.

Project active in Costa Rica.

Forging and Empowering Local Allies for the Conservation of Sierra de Bahoruco National Park and Loma Charco Azul Biological Reserve, Dominican Republic, by Training Municipal Environmental Promoters

Date awarded: January 2016.

Categories: Community-based conservation (ICDPs), Ecotourism and sustainable tourism, Environmental education, Parks and protected areas.

Project active in Dominican Republic.

Reducing Biodiversity Loss by Identifying Sustainable Income Generation Models in Communities Near Los Haitises National Park, Dominican Republic

Date awarded: October 2015.

Categories: Community-based conservation (ICDPs), Capacity building, Parks and protected areas.

Project active in Dominican Republic.

San Lorenzo, Panamá: Protection through Community Participation

Date awarded: September 2002.

Categories: Community-based conservation (ICDPs), Buffer zone management, Parks and protected areas, Habitat conservation and management.

Project active in Panama.