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Empowering Women in Nature

Colombia is one of the most biologically diverse countries on the planet, attracting high levels of nature-based tourism. Women for Conservation is building a sustainable future for rural communities in these eco-hotspots by training residents as bird guides with lessons in bird identification and English language skills.

Delivering Urgent Relief to Families Amid the Coronavirus Pandemic

As the coronavirus pandemic sweeps across the globe, food scarcity is a rising problem, particularly in developing nations like Colombia. Women for Conservations is turning its attention to urgent relief efforts, supplying families in key biodiversity conservation sites with much-needed food supplies and basic necessities.

Colombian Conservationist Sara Lara Recognized as One in a 100 Great Latin American Women

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The Chocó: A Treasure Trove of Unique Biodiversity that Must be Saved

The Chocó and its vast rain forests in western Colombia are considered one of the most important biological hot spots on Earth. Housing an extraordinary concentration of endemic birds, plants, and amphibians (species found nowhere else in the world), this treasure trove of life is tragically threatened – creating an urgent need for us to work with local communities to save this precious jewel.