Caribbean Natural Resources Institute (CANARI)

The Caribbean Natural Resources Institute (CANARI) is a regional non-profit technical institute dedicated to working at multiple levels to develop, test, promote and support local, national and regional efforts aimed at improving the management of natural resources and the livelihoods of those who depend on them, through inclusive, participatory approaches.  CANARI works across all of the islands of the Caribbean.

Environmental Foundation of Jamaica ( EFJ )

The Environmental Foundation of Jamaica (EFJ) was established to facilitate the promotion and implementation of activities which will conserve and manage the natural resources and environment of Jamaica and improve and positively impact child development. EFJ has been working to this end through provision of funding to Non-Governmental and Community based Organisations, Academic Institutions and in partnership with key stakeholders throughout the length and breadth of the island.

Jamaica Conservation and Development Trust

The Jamaica Conservation and Development Trust (JCDT) is a non-government organization incorporated and registered as a charity in 1988. The organization was established by a group of professionals who recognized that economic development in Jamaica will only be sustained if the natural environment is conserved.


Fondation pour la Protection de la Biodiversité Marine

 Founded in 1992 FoProBiM is an apolitical, non-governmental, non-profit organization headquartered in Haiti and was officially recognized by the Haitian government in 1995 as a foundation working on environment issues in the areas of sustainable development, education, research, monitoring, and advocacy.

Bahamas National Trust

The Bahamas National Trust was created by an Act of Parliament in 1959 to build and manage the national park system of the Bahamas. Possibly the only non-governmental organization in the world charged with such a responsibility.



A comprehensive system of national parks and protected areas with every Bahamian embracing environmental stewardship. 


To conserve and protect the natural resources of The Bahamas, through stewardship and education for present and future generations. 


Caribbean Research and Management of Biodiversity (CARMABI) is a non-profit foundation on the island of Curaçao, Dutch Caribbean, established in 1955 as a marine research institute. 

Jamaica Environment Trust

The Jamaica Environment Trust is a non-profit, non-governmental membership organization operating in the island of Jamaica. We were formed in 1991 and our main focus is environmental education and advocacy.