Fondo Ambiental Nacional del Ecuador (FAN)

Unverified non-profit organisation

The Fondo Ambiental Nacional del Ecuador (FAN) is a private non-profit organisation that acts as a mechanism for long-term financing of environmental conservation activities in Ecuador. Established in 1996, and operational since 1999, it works in conjunction with private, bilateral, and multilateral donors. Its primary initiative consists of an endowment fund which supports the operational costs of environmentally protected regions, which represents some 18% of Ecuador’s national territory.


Year established


About this organisation

Partnership types

Project funding; Provision of services / personnel

Regions / countries / territories

Americas: Ecuador

Global issues

Agriculture, aquaculture and forestry; Environment and climate change