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Cultura Ambiental



CULTURA AMBIENTAL was founded in 2000 and is integrated by professionals like social sciences,  land fisheries and environmental sciences.   It works in social ecology, developing projects about coastal management, vulnerability and adaptation, environmental management and communities. Work in Uruguay, and Sout America, with empasis in the river Plate Basin. It is member Uruguay of IUCN the GNDR and many other international organizations and networks about environment and prevention on disaster risks and adaptation.

Address: BAldomir 2425, Montevideo, Uruguay

Executive Director: Dr. Gabriela Pignataro

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Regional focus South America
Sector Education and training
Food security, agriculture, forestry and fisheries
Oceans and coastal areas
Science, assessment, monitoring and early warning
Water resources
Adaptation delivery activity Capacity building
Climate-resilient development planning
Communications and awareness-raising
Disaster risk reduction
Humanitarian assistance
Knowledge management
Monitoring and evaluation
Pilot adaptation programmes/projects
Risk/vulnerability mapping
NWP work area Adaptation planning and practices
Climate related risks and extreme events
Methods and tools
Socio-economic information
Climate hazards Drought
Storms/tropical cyclones
Operational scale Community-based

Organizations, institutions and private sector companies at all levels and in a wide range of sectors can become engaged with the NWP by becoming a partner and making Action Pledges. Information about how organizations can become engaged with work on adaptation under the NWP can be found here.