W. Alton Jones Foundation

Sustainable World Program

1994 Grants for Maintaining Biodiversity in the Amazon Basin Watershed

Centro Especializado en Derecho y Política Ambiental * Nov 1994 - $50,000
La Paz, BOLIVIA
For legal efforts to secure land tenure rights for five Tacana communities in a buffer zone of the proposed Madidi National Park in Bolivia.

Foundation for Sustainable Development * May 1994 - $100,000
Fundaçao Brasileira para o Desenvolvimento Sustentavel
Rio de Janiero, BRAZIL
For a workshop to document current challenges to sustainable management of Amazonian fisheries, to identify research needs, and to examine policy options.

Fundacion para la Defensa del Interes Publico * Nov 1994 - $50,000
FUNDEPUBLICO
Bogota, COLOMBIA
For legal efforts to control polluting industries to comply with Colombia's environmental laws.

Fundación Eco Bolivia * Nov 1994 - $75,000
La Paz, BOLIVIA
To promote establishment and sustainable development of the proposed Madidi National Park in Bolivia.

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