To contribute to the strengthening of a fairer, equitable and inclusive society, which through democratic processes and participation promotes the sustainable development and respect of human rights.
Our work in development finance:
FUNDEPS aims to promote public policies and advocate in the development process to ensure the transparency, participation and protection of human rights and the environment regarding decisions at the local and international level. We monitor the groups that manage resources for infrastructure and development, especially the International Financial Institutions (IFIs) and the new actors involved in development finance in Latin America, such as BNDES, NDB, the Chinese, etc.
Geographic Focus: Caribbean & Latin America
Constituency/Partners: Civil society organizations, Indigenous peoples, Women
Sector Focus: Energy, Infrastructure
Financier Targets: BRICS NDB, IDB/IDB Invest, IFC, World Bank
Coalition Work Group: Advocacy with national government, BRICS New Development Bank, Community Engagement, Human Rights Defenders Campaign, Human Rights Due Diligence Project, World Bank Safeguards Review