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Promoting Sustainability in Energy and Infrastructure Investments in Latin America

Interamerican Association for Environmental Defense

  • Program Environment
  • Program Area Transforming Development Finance
  • Grant Amount $200,000
  • Grant Period April 1, 2015–March 31, 2017
  • Location San Francisco, CA, United States
  • Geographic Focus South America

About this grant

The Interamerican Association for Environmental Defense is a nonprofit environmental law and policy organization that brings together a skilled team of experts in Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, Peru, and the United States to participate in the regional processes and international negotiations that guide energy and infrastructure investments in Latin America. With Mott support, the grantee will focus on promoting compliance with international norms and standards on environmental sustainability, particularly in the areas of energy investments and climate-related investments. Support will also be provided to strengthen and expand coalitions of nongovernmental organizations working toward sustainable energy and investment policies in South America.