Latin America is a biodiversity powerhouse and the largest food-exporting region on the planet; yet its deforestation rate is triple that the rest of the world. More than 80 percent of its tropical species have been lost in the past 40 years, and every eighth person lacks access to clean drinking water.
Our purpose in Latin America is clear: to protect biodiversity and safeguard the future of humanity. At this critical turning point, our water, food security, and economic and social stability are crucial for our survival.
Discover how our freshwater, oceans, lands and infrastructure conservation strategies are protecting nature and people in Latin America.