Fundación Avina partners with Idesam’s Carbon Neutral Program

By |2020-12-11T18:22:29+00:00December 11th, 2020|NEWS|

Idesam's Carbon Neutral Program will offset Fundación Avina’s greenhouse gas emissions in 2019.  Fundación Avina has established a partnership with Idesam’s Carbon Neutral Program in Brazil to neutralize carbon emissions generated by its operations, such as electric power consumption, air travel, accommodations, and employees’ commutes to and from work. In 2019, Fundación Avina’s emissions in Latin America totaled 431.54 tons of CO2 equivalent. This corresponds to over 1,000 trees that will be planted by Idesam in the Sustainable Development Reserve of Uatumã, in the Amazon region. 

The Response and Vision Fund announces eight global initiatives to transform our global economic system in the COVID-19 crisis.

By |2020-12-10T17:21:57+00:00September 14th, 2020|NEWS|

The Response and Vision Fund announced in september its inaugural slate of grantees, investing in time-sensitive, opportunistic, and strategic responses to support vulnerable workers and frontline communities bearing the brunt of the economic crisis exacerbated by COVID-19. The fund’s goals are to support workers and communities to be at the center – with voice, power and priority – in the response and recovery investments of public and private institutions alike.

To expand civic space, US$3 million will be invested in Latin America.

By |2020-10-27T17:04:24+00:00August 12th, 2020|NEWS|

As democracy in Latin America is being threatened, a new multi-donor initiative called Pulsante is seeking to fund and support those fighting to protect it. In the current state of emergency produced by the pandemic, decision-making by governments has, in some cases, significantly strained their relationships with citizens. 

New Alliance Launched to Help Social Entrepreneurs Overcome Impacts of COVID-19

By |2020-10-27T17:00:29+00:00May 18th, 2020|NEWS|

Forty leading global organizations have united to launch the COVID Response Alliance for Social Entrepreneurs, pooling knowledge, experience and responses to alleviate suffering and advance new models of change for a more inclusive, equitable and sustainable world.

Panama: Financial Statement Audit of Fundación Avina in relation to funds received from the Green Climate

By |2020-02-18T18:49:50+00:00February 10th, 2020|NEWS|

Panama: Financial Statement Audit of Fundación Avina in relation to funds received from the Green Climate. The objective of the audit of the Financial Statement (FS) is to enable the auditor to express an independent opinion on the financial performance of the activities undertaken by Fundación Avina for funds received [...]

Our Commitment to a Future with Fair Work

By |2020-02-19T15:17:58+00:00September 24th, 2019|NEWS|

Our Commitment to a Future with Fair Work This statement is intended to be a both a living document and a statement of intention. The undersigned philanthropies generally affirm the commitments herein and encourage other philanthropies to join this statement by providing their endorsement. We are philanthropies committed to a [...]

Panama: Financial Statement Audit of Fundación Avina in relation to funds received from the Green Climate Fund (GCF)

By |2020-02-19T15:29:46+00:00September 5th, 2019|NEWS|

Panama: Financial Statement Audit of Fundación Avina in relation to funds received from the Green Climate Fund (GCF) The objective of the audit of the Financial Statement (FS) is to enable the auditor to express an independent opinion on the financial performance of the activities undertaken by Fundación Avina for [...]

Ciudades Sustentables: Manual de Intervenciones Urbanas

By |2020-02-19T15:36:36+00:00August 21st, 2019|NEWS|

Ciudades Sustentables: Manual de Intervenciones Urbanas Ideas, recomendaciones y ejemplos para promover la recuperación, activación y transformación de los espacios públicos ofrece una reciente publicación a toda aquella persona u organización que tenga el deseo de transformar su ciudad a través de acciones concretas. El Manual de Intervenciones Urbanas hechas [...]

Paraguay: Consultoría en Acción Climática y Desarrollo Sostenible

By |2020-02-19T16:22:29+00:00August 15th, 2019|NEWS|

Paraguay: Consultoría en Acción Climática y Desarrollo Sostenible. Fundación Avina busca contratar una consultoría de un especialista en Acción Climática y Desarrollo Sostenible en Paraguay para el proyecto“Fortaleciendo el rol de los Consejos Locales de Desarrollo para contribuir a la implementación de las NDC y el acceso a finanzas climáticas”. Dicho [...]

Colombia: Lanzan Indice de Progreso Social Ciudades 2018

By |2020-02-19T16:44:09+00:00July 22nd, 2019|NEWS|

Colombia: Lanzan Indice de Progreso Social Ciudades 2018 Bogotá, Colombia. Fundación Corona, la Red de Ciudades Cómo Vamos, Deloitte, Avina, el Social Progress Imperative y la Maestría en Planeación Urbana y Regional-MPUR de la Pontificia Universidad Javeriana en colaboración con el International Panel on Social Progress, (IPSP) presentaron los resultados del Índice [...]

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