Accion Ecologica

Organization's name: Accion Ecologica
Organization's acronym: AE
Former Name(s): ZAP
Headquarters address  
Address: Alejandro de Valdez N24 33 y Av La Gasca
Quito Pichincha
Phone: 593 - (2) 3211103
Fax: 593 - (2) 3211237
Web site:

Organization type: Non-governmental organization
  • French

Contacts & Participation:

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Last Name:

Contact Type:

Ivonne Ramos Advancement of Women
Gloria Chicaiza
Elizabeth BRAVO
Esperanza MARTINEZ Others
Sisiwe Khanyile
Adolfo Maldonado
Lawrence Lohmann
Nnimmo Bassey
Ivonne Yanez
Noble Wadzah
Nathalia Bonilla Forests , Committee on NGOs Representative


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:
Economic and Social:
  • Biodiversity
  • Climate Change
  • Environment
  • Human Rights
  • Indigenous Peoples
  • Sustainable Development
  • Women/gender Equality

Gender Issues and Advancement of Women:
  • Human rights of women
  • Indigenous women

Social Development:
  • Indigenous issues

Sustainable Development:
  • Biodiversity
  • Energy
  • Forests
  • Mining
  • Protecting and managing the natural resources
  • Toxic chemicals
  • Trade and environment
Geographic scope: National
Country of activity:
  • Ecuador
Mission statement:
Year established (YYYY): 1986
Organizational structure: Assembly horizontal structure chaired by a rotating presidency that is renewed every two years
Number and type of members: 15 full members of Assembly, 11 women, 4 men, with varying professions among communicators, lawyers, biologists, anthropologists, ing. environmental
Affiliation with NGO networks: Word Rainforest Movement, CONAIE, ECUARRUNARI, OILWATCH
Funding structure:
  • Funds from other Non-Governmental Organizations
  • Grants from Governments
  • Foreign and international grants

Additional Information

Sustainable Development

Major Group affiliation:
  • Indigenous people
Involvement in UN Partnerships:
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Statements or documents submitted
Commission on Sustainable Development:


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Main Objective

Sustainable Development