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Sixaola-Teribe River Water Fund

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Amazon
5888268 km2
Countries
Brazil; Peru; Suriname; France; Colombia; Guyana; Bolivia; Venezuela; Ecuador
Cities
Santa Cruz; Manaus; La Paz
Location City, Country & Regions Interests
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Partners

  • AES Panama
  • Bonyic Hydro electrical project
  • Chiquita Brand
  • FEMSA
  • Municipality of Changuinola
  • The Nature Conservancy

Quick Info

Countries: Panama
Regions: --
Project SDGs:
Sustainable Development Goals
Soil Erosion and Health
Target 6.6: Protect and Restore Ecosystems
Target 2.4: Sustainable Agriculture
Conservation agriculture/agronomy
Irrigation management and technology
Project Type: Collective Action
Language: English
Start & End Dates: Jan. 2013  »  Ongoing
Project Contact: Ana Guzmán - fondosdeagua@tnc.org
Profile Completion: 64%

Project Overview

The Sixaola-Teribe River Water Fund is a long term financial mechanism whose main objective is to develop a biodiversity, soil and water resource conservation program for these basins through integrated basin management.


Project Objectives

This Fund will benefit directly nearly 200,000 people, inhabitants of the city of Changuinola and the communities established near the basins included in the Water Fund.