Buoyer at work in Port of Requena, Loreto photo
This common sighting in the rivers of the Peruvian Amazon portrays a "buoyer," a person whose job consists of untying timber that has floated to the...
Keywords: 
adaptation, biodiversity, Natural Resource Management, private-sector engagement, Sustainable Land Management
Geography: 
Latin America & Caribbean
Amazon photo
As one of the world’s most biodiverse countries, Peru has an abundance of natural resources that have represented natural wealth throughout the...
Keywords: 
climate change integration, forest/forestry, governance, indigenous, sustainable landscapes
Geography: 
Latin America & Caribbean
Timber check point USAID Peru photo
Recognized by the judges as a compelling example of USAID/Peru’s comprehensive approach to integrated design and the use of geospatial mapping to...
Keywords: 
adaptation, Climate Integration, forest/forestry, governance, partnership, sustainable landscapes
Geography: 
Latin America & Caribbean
Greening the desert photo
Illegal alluvial gold mining in Colombia is a complex phenomenon that not only sweeps away vegetation but alters the balance of ecosystems through...
Keywords: 
adaptation, biodiversity, forest/forestry, sustainable landscapes
Geography: 
Latin America & Caribbean
Photo of posters USAID DR
In the Dominican Republic, USAID works to jointly promote climate adaptation and resilience to address a lack of adequate sanitation and wastewater...
Keywords: 
adaptation, biodiversity, Natural Resource Management, WASH, water
Geography: 
Latin America & Caribbean