Field of Action: Environmental Sustainability

Brief Description: ALTER VIDA is a non governmental, non profit organization that fosters sustainable development through education, investigation and training on environmental issues. The Agricultural Ecology Program promotes the creation of organic vegetable gardens free of toxic pesticides; the Biodiversity Program aims at stimulating the preservation and conservation of the ecological diversity and resources of protected wild areas; the Woman and Environment Program seeks to strengthen the citizenship and participation of women and excluded communities in political processes by incorporating the equality of opportunities between men and women; finally, the Sustainable Rural Development Program promotes rural sustainable development through the implementation of productive systems.

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