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Centro Nicaragüense de Conservación Ambiental (CENICA)

CENICA, a Nicaraguan nonprofit, promotes environmental education and conservation. In 2019, CENICA implemented the Dump to Garden project, which partnered with local  communities to convert informal dump sites into sustainable food gardens. The Dump to Garden project also shared conservation workshops with community members on ways to reduce plastic consumption and prevent freshwater plastic pollution.

Centro Humboldt


Centro Humboldt is the largest environmental NGO in Nicaragua.  They financed a climate change monitoring system to be implemented in schools of Nicaragua, providing a method for students to track and analyze climate patterns, enriching the science and math curriculum. Humboldt provides accreditation and financing for our participation in the United Nation Climate Change Conference.


ANACC (Nicaraguan Alliance Against Climate Change)

Alianza Nicaragüense ante el Cambio Climàtico is a network of 40+ Nicaraguan NGOs that work to combat climate change. They provide capacity building, networking, and climate change policy advocacy.



Huerto means garden or orchard in Spanish. EcoHuertos is a community NGO that promotes organic agriculture. They are part of the Planting Change Foundation environmental leadership program and provide space to develop nurseries for the schools we partner with.

ELAW (The Environmental Law Alliance Worldwide)


ELAW helps communities speak out for clean air, clean water, and a healthy planet. We are a global alliance of attorneys, scientists and other advocates collaborating across borders to promote grassroots efforts to build a sustainable, just future. ELAW provides institutional support and shares legal expertise with Planting Change Foundation.


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We could not do this work without the generosity of all our supporters.  We especially thank our grant makers and individual Planting Green and Planting Blue donors.