Fundación Coordinadora Latinoamericana y del Caribe de Pequeños Productores y Trabajadores de Comercio Justo (CLAC), the Latin American representative of Fairtrade International's certified producers, will establish a joint COVID-19 recovery fund with the IAF that will support grassroots producer organizations from 20 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean that are Fairtrade certified or aligned with fair trade principles.
CFLeads works to engage community philanthropies, community foundations, and locally-rooted institutions from the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Brazil, and other countries in the hemisphere, encouraging peer-to-peer exchanges, awarding grants for mapping and community projects, and organizing conferences to improve overall programs and making them more responsive and connected to the residents in their local areas.
Asociación Estoreña Para el Desarrollo Integral (AEPDI), coordinates the Central American Network of Indigenous Community Radios consisting of 20 indigenous radio stations located throughout Central America.
The University of British Columbia (UBC) is a global leader in research on food systems and sustainable agricultural development, providing resource-poor farmers and their networks access to LiteFarm, a free and open-source web-based application, to use evidence to manage their farms sustainably.
Corporación MAKAIA (MAKAIA) works with IAF grantees across the region to build a collaborative virtual community of practice, RedColaborar to help propel community-led approaches to sustainable agriculture, enterprise development and job skills, peacebuilding, and other key development issues.
Asociación de Comunidades Forestales de Petén (ACOFOP) together with the Alianza Mesoamericana de Pueblos y Bosques (AMPB) is promoting inclusive and sustainable economic development in forest communities by strengthening a network of young leaders from Guatemala, Panama, Nicaragua, Mexico, Costa Rica, and Honduras.
The International Community Foundation (ICF) will provide awards to support local development efforts in Belize, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, and Panama to increase income, enhance food security, promote peer-to-peer exchanges, and strengthen governance.