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Fostering Altitudinal Connectivity and Conservation in the Cotacachi – Awa Conservation Corridor of Ecuador
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CEPF Strategic Direction Strategy

Promote altitudinal connectivity across key biodiversity areas of the Pacific northwest of Ecuador, starting from the Awá Territory to El Angel Ecological Reserve. Components include strengthening management and governance of the Awa Federation, strengthen formal protection of Awa sites, and establish networks and tools for stakeholder coordination.

Strategic Direction: 1 Improve protection and management of 36 priority KBAs to create and maintain local support for conservation and to mitigate key threats.