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Protecting Forest Ecosystems and Biodiversity: Women for Conservation Funds Two New Forest Guards
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Protecting Forest Ecosystems and Biodiversity: Women for Conservation Funds Two New Forest Guards

October 23, 2020November 21, 2020

Located within the lush rainforests of central Colombia, El Paujil Reserve and El Jaguar Reserve together protect over 13,300 acres and are refuges to many threatened and endangered species. However, since the arrival of COVID-19, increases in trespassing on reserve property have posed a worsening threat to the conservation of these species and their habitat....

Empowering Women in Nature
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Empowering Women in Nature

April 9, 2020April 15, 2020

Colombia is one of the most biologically diverse countries on the planet, attracting high levels of nature-based tourism. Women for Conservation is building a sustainable future for rural communities in these eco-hotspots by training residents as bird guides with lessons in bird identification and English language skills.