- 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.