South America

North America

All Protect-An-Acre Grants

Traditional U'wa Authority and the National Indigenous Organization of Colombia (ONIC)
$8,000 grant in support of a project to defend U'wa land from proposed oil drilling, including several workshops on oil exploration in the Colombian Amazon, demarcation of U'wa land, and an appeal to the Colombian Government to reverse the decision allowing drilling on U'wa land.
National Interprovincial Achuar Federation of Ecuador (FINAE)
$3,500 for a grassroots organizing and media campaign, and coordination with national and international organizations to create a powerful joint effort to stop oil exploration on Indigenous territories.
Valhalla Wilderness Society
$2,200 to support the production of a toolkit for the media and members of the European and Canadian parliaments about the crisis in Canada’s Boreal Forest.
The Metareilá Organization of the Suruí People
$3,500 to support an assembly for local communities, NGOs, and government officials to discuss a series of new development projects being proposed that threaten the western region of the Amazon.
Guiye Waiye Environment and Conservation Group
$3,000 to support a local community effort to protect 40.5 hectares of rainforest by implementing sustainable agriculture and economic practices.