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Impacts and Alternatives to Current Investment and Development Patterns on Environmental and Sustainability Options in Latin America

Uruguayan Study Center of Appropriate Technologies

  • Program Environment
  • Program Area Transforming Development Finance
  • Grant Amount $250,000
  • Grant Period January 1, 2016–December 31, 2017
  • Location Montevideo, Uruguay
  • Geographic Focus South America

About this grant

This renewal grant will support the continued work of the Uruguayan Study Center of Appropriate Technologies to research and analyze the impacts of energy and infrastructure integration policies on the environment in South America and develop environmentally sustainable alternatives. This project will produce policy analyses from original research; disseminate research findings via a Web site, publications, and a variety of media outlets; conduct workshops with environmental organizations, citizens’ groups, academics, and local and national government officials; and develop tools for integrating environmental considerations in regional economic integration processes.