Sustainable Development Leadership Training

$700 Raised
total goal
monthly donors
The project will annually provide practical on-the-ground training in sustainable development to 100+ grassroots practitioners and Latin American professionals via courses, internships, and exchanges.


Rural and indigenous communities need to strengthen and diversify their productive activities in a sustainable and environmentally responsible manner. ANAI has 25 years of experience helping communities put such activities into practice. Through practical training, this will be shared with representatives from other regions, enabling them to promote similar initiatives in their own communities throughout Latin America and creating a mutual support network of grassroots practitioners.


-6 month practical internships -Courses on implementation of sustainable development initiatives -Courses on stream based biomonitoring and community conservation -Exchanges -Leadership participation in international forums and organizations

Long-Term Impact

The project will annually train 100+ grassroots practitioners in best practices and strategies for rural sustainable development and conservation, becoming focal points for implementing such strategies in their own community and region.

Additional Documentation

This project has provided additional documentation in a Microsoft Word file (projdoc.doc).


Organization Information


Location: Sabanilla, Montes de Oca - Costa Rica
Project Leader:
Benson Venegas
Executive Director
Sabanilla, Montes de Oca Costa Rica

Funded Project!

Thanks to 5 donors like you, a total of $700 was raised for this project on GlobalGiving. Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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