South America

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CRACYP (which stands for Rural Reforestation and Progress Network Corporation, in Spanish) is a non profit organisation facilitating reforestation and sustainable rural development in an agricultural area of extreme poverty including over 200 communities in the foothills of the Western Andes in Ecuador.

Conservation International aims to protect life on Earth and to demonstrate that human societies will thrive when in balance with nature.


Amazon Watch works to defend the environment and rights to the indigenous peoples of the Amazon basin.



WWFFor more than 45 years, WWF has been protecting the future of nature. The largest multinational conservation organization in the world, WWF works in 100 countries and is supported by 1.2 million members in the United States and close to 5 million globally. WWF's unique way of working combines global reach with a foundation in science, involves action at every level from local to global, and ensures the delivery of innovative solutions that meet the needs of both people and nature. 

Amazon Conservation Team

The mission of the Amazon Conservation Team (ACT) is to work inAmazon Conservation Team partnership with indigenous people in conserving biodiversity, health, and culture in tropical America.

Project Amazonas

Project Amazonas is a USA and Peruvian non-profit research, conservation, education and humanitarian-oriented organization with operations in the upper Amazon River region in the Republic of Peru.

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Volunteer Latin America

Latin americaVolunteer Latin America’s mission is to help protect Latin America’s flora and fauna, its biodiversity, and to offer the most cost effective way to become an environmental or humanitarian volunteer in Central or South America. 

Amazon Fund

Every day areas of Amazon rainforest and wetland dissappear.Amazon fund Together with related organizations Amazon Fund wants to build on sustainable conservation activities. Your active involvement is essential. Participate in a project of your choice. Volunteers are welcome to translate, teach, become a member of the board, work with wildlife and more. Donations will be used for the project you want. Help preserving flora, fauna and cultures of the Amazon region. 


The mission of Staro is to promote and support the protection and the conservation of the Amazon Rainforest.