SusGren is a non-profit with the mission of supporting and facilitating the conservation of the coastal and marine environment and sustainable livelihoods for the citizens of St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Through capacity building, networking, education and training programs, SusGren is achieving its mission of increasing awareness within its community of the realities of climate change. Their ultimate goal is to strengthen the island’s communities so they can play a bigger role in bringing sustainable and long-lasting environmental awareness and preservation to the islands. Current projects include the Ashton Lagoon Restoration Project, as well as the Caribbean Marine Biodiversity program.
***Categories: Coastal Issues, Youth Education, Individuals and Communities
The St. Vincent and the Grenadines Environmental Fund
The Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Environment Fund is a non-profit with the mission of promoting the preservation of the island’s natural beauty and ecosystems through sustainable initiatives. Understanding that St. Vincent and the Grenadines boasts a significantly diverse ecosystem –host to several endemic species– the SVGEF offers grants to organizations such as: local non-profit associations, clubs or unions, research centers and other local bodies, which share their same mission — the protection and preservation of these extraordinary and globally significant ecosystems.