It is an environmental NGO founded in February 1987, with the idea of ​​combating the loss of valuable biodiversity in Venezuela and combining human development with nature conservation.

It is an ally of the International Union for the Conservation of Nature (IUCN), EcoHealth Alliance and World Land Trust, and has published more than 50 scientific articles in specialized journals and conferences, more than 70 informative articles in magazines aimed at the public in general and has edited 17 books.


Develop innovative socio-environmental solutions to conserve nature.


  • Excellence: We carry out our actions with effectiveness, efficiency, high quality, integrity and commitment.
  • Innovation: We generate innovative work approaches.
  • Collaboration: We work with everyone all the time.

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Ricardo Morin


Calle La Joya con Avenida Libertador,
Unidad Técnica del Este, piso 10, oficina 29-30.
Chacao ZP 1060, Caracas, Venezuela.
Tel.: (58) (212) 263 72 40 / 265 69 96 / 267 08 97.

Isla de Margarita

Av. 9 (Monagas), Casa N° 15,
Urb. Augusto Malave Villalba, Boca del Río.
Península de Macanao, Estado Nueva Esparta, Venezuela.
Tel.: (58) (295) 291 34 32.