The road to development: building a policy case from the grassroots | WWF

The road to development: building a policy case from the grassroots

Posted on
04 March 2011
The Amazon piedmont is a global conservation priority, lying within both the Amazon biome and the Northern Andes. WWF has been working here since 1995 to support and implement a conservation vision.

When advances were made towards the creation of a new, much needed road in the province of Putumayo, in southern Colombia, WWF and local partners were concerned about the potential impacts on the area’s important forest ecosystems and communities.