We are people who work in the promotion of comprehensive strategies for the development of environmental stewardship, providing food and nutritional security, generating decent jobs, providing access to quality basic services and promoting sound policies in order to achieve true sustainable development.

IPES is working to become a regional center of resources, reference, coordination and implementation of programs and projects according to their research topics, which are:

  • Waste Management
  • Environmental Education
  • Water and Sanitation
  • Urban Agriculture and green areas
  • Mitigation and Adaptation to Climate Change
  • Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Local Economic Development

IPES is involved in municipal territories (urban / rural) in intermediate cities in Latin America and the Caribbean, directly and with the support of strategic partners such as UN agencies, international cooperation agencies and institutions in the public and private sector.