New Law in Bolivia Declares Bosques de Aranjuez a “Municipal Protected Area”


foto-oportunidades-cambio-ciudades2Municipal Law Nº 019, approved in 2013, declares Bosques de Aranjuez a Municipal Protected Area. Several civic organizations from Tarija created a Committee to recover and defend the ecosystem and territory of Bosques de Aranjuez. This Committee, formed by our allies Nativa and the financial development institution Emprender, succeeded in getting the Tarija municipal government to take responsibility for environmental issues and supported advocacy efforts directed at the municipal government to protect Bosques de Aranjuez.

Social Capital: Organizations include more than 25 institutions of civil society, the private sector and government.

Internal collaboration with the teams of: Bolivia


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