Carlos Rivas Almonte

Carlos Rivas Almonte

Director

Key qualifications

Specialist in natural resource management; sustainable development of the agroforestry and the agricultural sector, strengthening of the institutional capacity of municipal governments, extension and rural communication, and strengthening of value chains of agricultural and livestock activities. Also in the construction of capacities and participation of indigenous, afro-descendant and peasant ethnic groups. He has experience monitoring and evaluating projects. Founder of Agroforsa in the Dominican Republic (RD), he has served as Team Leader of projects funded by USAID, IDB, World Bank and private companies in sustainable agriculture, agroforestry, community forestry, biodiversity, in Argentina, Colombia , Dominican Republic, Haiti, Costa Rica, Panama, Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador and Nicaragua.