Media Coverage

Integrated Healthcare

January 2, 2015

Traditional medicine clinics in Suriname. In the rainforests of southern Suriname, ACT has a longstanding program – carried out by…

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Sustainable Development

January 2, 2015

Supporting food security within indigenous communities. Because indigenous groups are unable to conduct much if any conservation work if their…

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Indigenous Land Protection

January 2, 2015

Launching of the first indigenous park guard training course in the northeast Amazon. ACT has instituted the first indigenous park…

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Indigenous Land Management

January 2, 2015

Comprehensive, long-term sustainable management plans for the Suruí people. In the western Brazilian Amazon, ACT helped the Suruí people develop…

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Women's Programs

January 2, 2015

Supporting and empowering women healers. In Colombia, ACT supported the creation and continues to sponsor the operations of the first…

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Health

January 2, 2015

ACT designs programs specifically to support the health of our indigenous partners because the degree to which our partners enjoy…

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Biodiversity

January 2, 2015

The survival of the Amazon has great ramifications for life across the planet. A healthy and intact Amazon forest will…

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Culture

January 2, 2015

Modernity has brought with it swift and abrupt changes to the cultures of traditional indigenous communities, and has historically left…

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Our Success

January 2, 2015

The Amazon Conservation Team (ACT) protects the rainforest by working in close partnership with indigenous peoples. Our approach combines idealism,…

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Our Strategy

January 2, 2015

The mapping of indigenous lands has been one of ACT’s most powerful tools in conserving the Amazon rainforest in partnership…

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