Eco-friendly technologies

Published: 31 August 2020
Last edited: 16 November 2020

There is a growing consensus about the need for and possibility of directing research and innovation efforts towards achieving conservation using eco-friendly technologies.


The Institute uses technology for development mainly for facilitating key processes in the communities and addressing climate change. However, there is consultation with the communities and indigenous peoples, as they are the ones who have the last word when implementing these projects. 








Alliance and partnership development
Co-management building
Collection of baseline and monitoring data and knowledge
Communication, outreach and awareness building
Education, training and other capacity development activities
Sustainable financing
Sustainable livelihoods
Scale of implementation
Phase of solution

Enabling factors

  1. Alliances with companies and/or organizations that provide technology.
  2. Feedback from those who choose to implement the technology for an ongoing improvement process.



Lessons learned

  1. With respect to the other pillars, consultation with communities is essential to obtaining and using technologies.