For research, workshops, media work, and advocacy with state officials to help indigenous communities in Michoacan, Mexico maintain their forests and receive payments for protecting them


Interdisciplinary Group for Appropriate Rural Technology (GIRA)

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Total Amount
Grant approval
$50,000 – April 2011
Approval date
April 2011
Start date
March 2011
End date
February 2012
Grant type
Civil and Human Rights
Education and scholarship
Fair economies
Government policy and practice
Sexual and reproductive health and rights
Urban and rural land management
Benefiting location