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
$150,000 – March 2012
Approval date
March 2012
Start date
March 2012
End date
February 2015
Grant type
Civil and Human Rights
Education and scholarship
Fair economies
International affairs
Urban and rural land management
Benefiting location