W. Alton Jones Foundation

Sustainable World Program

1995 Grants for Maintaining Biodiversity in the Pantanal/Paraná-Paraguay River Basin

Ecologia e Açao * May 1995 - $20,000
Ecology and Action
Campo Grande, MS, BRAZIL
For public education about the implications of the Hidrovia navigation project in the Brazilian states of Mato Grosso and Mato Grosso do Sul.

Instituto Centro de Vida * May 1995 - $20,000
Life Center Institute
Cuiabá MT, BRAZIL
For public education about the Hidrovia navigation project in Mato Grosso, Brazil.

International Rivers Network * May 1995 - $74,000
Berkeley, CA
To develop and maintain a regional and international communication and support network to address the Hidrovia project.

Rios Vivos, Coalizao Parana Paraguay Prata * May 1995 - $75,000
A Project of Ecologia e Açao
Campo Grande, MS, BRAZIL
To coordinate a five-nation coalition of nongovernmental organizations to monitor and address issues related to the Hidrovia project and conservation of the Pantanal.

Sobrevivencia * May 1995 - $20,000
Asuncion, PARAGUAY
For public education in Paraguay about the Hidrovia navigation project and for efforts to support the Pantanal.

Rev. 96.4.22
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