Fundación Global Democracia y Desarrollo

Organization's name: Fundación Global Democracia y Desarrollo
Organization's acronym: (FUNGLODE)
Headquarters address  
Address: Capitan Eugenio de Marchena 26
La Esperilla

Dominican Republic
Phone: 212 751 5000
Fax: 212 751 7000
Web site:
Organization type: Non-governmental organization
  • English
  • Spanish


Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:
Economic and Social:
  • Biodiversity
  • Climate Change
  • Environment
  • Law of the Sea and Antarctica
  • Sustainable Development

Financing for Development:
  • Addressing systemic issues
  • External debt
  • Increasing financial and technical cooperation for development
  • International Cooperation in Tax Matters
  • International Trade as an engine for development
  • Mobilizing domestic financial resources for development
  • Mobilizing international resources for development

Gender Issues and Advancement of Women:
  • Advocacy and outreach
  • Capacity building
  • Education and training of women
  • Human rights of women
  • Information and communication technologies
  • Institutional mechanisms for the advancement of women
  • Millennium Development Goals
  • Policy advice
  • Research
  • Trafficking in women and girls
  • Women and HIV/AIDS
  • Women and health
  • Women and poverty
  • Women and the economy
  • Women and the environment
  • Women and the media
  • Women and the media
  • Women in power and decision-making

  • International migration
  • Morbidity and mortality
  • Population distribution and internal migration
  • Population growth
  • Population structure

Public Administration:
  • Governance and Public Administration
  • Knowledge Systems and E-government
  • Public Financial Management
  • Public Service and Management Innovation
  • Socio-Economic Governance and Management

Social Development:
  • Aging
  • Employment
  • Information and Communications Technologies
  • Poverty
  • Social policy
  • Technical cooperation
  • Youth

Sustainable Development:
  • Agriculture
  • Biodiversity
  • Biotechnology
  • Capacity-building
  • Climate change
  • Consumption and production patterns
  • Demographics
  • Desertification and Drought
  • Disaster management and vulnerability
  • Education
  • Energy
  • Finance
  • Forests
  • Freshwater
  • Gender equality
  • Health
  • Industrial development
  • Information for decision-making and participation
  • Integrated decision-making
  • International cooperation for an enabling environment
  • International law
  • Land management
  • Marine Resources
  • Mining
  • Oceans and seas
  • Partnerships
  • Poverty
  • Protecting and managing the natural resources
  • Rural Development
  • Sanitation
  • Science
  • Sustainable development in a globalizing world
  • Sustainable development of SIDS
  • Technology
  • Trade and environment
  • Transport
  • Waste Management
Geographic scope: Regional
  • North America
  • Latin America and Caribbean
Country of activity:
  • United States of America
  • Dominican Republic
Millennium Development Goals:
  • Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases
  • Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger
  • Achieve universal primary education
  • Promote gender equality and empower women
  • Reduce child mortality
  • Improve maternal health
  • Ensure environmental sustainability
  • Develop global partnership for development
Mission statement:
Year established (YYYY): 2000
Year of registration (YYYY): 2000
Organizational structure: The Board of Directors of Fundacion Global Democracia y Desarrollo makes decisions in meetings chaired by the foundation's Executive Director, Mr. Marco Herrera. The composition of the Board of Directors changes according to the needs of the institution. The Board of Directors votes to elect members each year and meets regularly to evaluate the work of the institution. The Board of Directors also forms ad hoc committees to address issues that arise as a result of additional funding, interest in projects and partnerships with other institutions. Additional members are added under circumstances such as additional funding and the changing needs of Fundacion Global Democracia y Desarrollo.
Number and type of members: Fundacion Global Democracia y Desarrollo is not a membership organization in the sense of dues-paying members that carry membership cards. However, many individuals either participate actively in the organization and its activities or support its mission with in-kind/or financial donations (see Financial Report).
Affiliation with NGO networks: CONGO, NGO Committee on Financing for Development
Funding structure:
  • Fees for education and training services
  • Product sales and business services
  • Donations and grants from domestic sources
  • Fundraising campaigns

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