Fundación Avina unequivocally condemns the terrorist attacks on the houses of the constitutional bodies of the Brazilian government that occurred on January 8, 2023 in the capital, Brasilia.
Marajo Archipelago in Brazil: For elaboration of the Indepent Audit for the project proposal “Enhancing resilience of smallholders to climate change impacts through adapting and scaling up agroforestry systems in the Marajo Archipelago in Brazil” developed under the Project Preparation Facility of the Green Climate Fund.
The objective of the consultancy is to conduct an independent audit to enable the auditor to express an independent opinion on the financial performance of the activities undertaken by Fundación Avina for funds received and expenditures made under the project.
Marajo Archipelago in Brazil: For consultancy on Free Prior Informed Consent of the project “Enhancing resilience of communities, smallholders and ecosystems to climate change impacts through adapting and scaling up land/resources used systems in the Marajo Archipelago in Brazil”.
The overall purpose of the Consultancy is to conduct a Free Prior and Informed Consent process with Quilombola communities in Soure, Salvaterra and Cachoeira do Arari, as well as to conduct information meetings with other communities that might be part of the project's target group.
Marajo Archipelago in Brazil: Financial Model Feasibility Proposal for the Adaptation to Climate Change project proposal called “Enhancing resilience of communities, smallholders and ecosystems to climate change impacts through adapting and scaling up land/resources used systems in the Marajo Archipelago in Brazil” to be considered for funding support by the Green Climate Fund.
The overall purpose of the consultancy is to elaborate a technical proposal for a financial model to be adopted by the project being developed by Fundación Avina that will ensure effectiveness, sustainability and scalability of the provision of finance for the adaptation solutions proposed long-term. The proposal should take into consideration the climate needs and financial capabilities of smallholders in Marajo and the interest/barriers/needs and opportunities of interest local financial institutions operating in Marajo.
Expert analysis of educational approaches to build climate action leadership among young professionals
Objective 1: Provide an analytical overview of different educational approaches currently undertaken by international cooperation to build climate action leadership among young professionals, with an emphasis on approaches being delivered in the global south. Objective 2: Analyze the delivery of the virtual training courses by Impulsouth and provide insights and recommendations to enhance the educational approaches implemented in future activities.
The Russian invasion of Ukraine has dashed our hopes that the pandemic showed us a new way to coexist. War once more. Putin's decisions must be unequivocally condemned, and NATO must also be held responsible for the fact that we are facing war once more.
Washington, D.C. – Avina Americas is pleased to welcome two new members to its Board of Directors, who will support the nonprofit’s work to connect and engage global actors in strategies that improve social, economic, and environmental resilience in Latin America and the global South.
GUATEMALA: Consultancy for the coordination of the project “Building Collective Infrastructure for Local NGOs in Central America to Refer Refugees through Non-UNHCR Pathways”
Build and strengthen the capacities of local Central American organizations to operate a referral program for the resettlement of refugees and other forcibly displaced people in Canada and the United States.
The overall purpose of the Consultancy is to conduct a socio-economic and financial study that will inform the development of a full Funding Proposal to be submitted to the Green Climate Fund for funding consideration that will provide Adaptation Measures in Marajo. This foreseen project aims to implement the best climate-resilient and cost-effective solutions, targeting smallholder producers from Salvaterra, Soure and Cachoeira do Arari in the Marajó Island, Brazil1, affected by climate change impacts.
The overall purpose of the Consultancy is to conduct and elaborate a Gender Assessment and a Gender Action Plan that will inform the preparation of a full Funding Proposal to be submitted to the Green Climate Fund for funding consideration.