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Partnerships

We articulate efforts with other organizations to safeguard our great treasure

Faico has created close and successful working relationships with key partners such as the Cocos Marine Conservation Area (ACMC), as well as with other local and international non-governmental organizations, including the private sector and civil society, which has allowed us to unite common goals and objectives.

Our partners are

SINAC

National System of Conservation Areas (SINAC)

SINAC

Objectives of the agreement: To establish cooperation and collaboration framework between the parties to contribute to the management, protection, and conservation of CINP and AMM-MS, which allows coordinating the contribution of human, technical, and financial resources from FAICO to ACMIC, for the development of projects related to the conservation and protection of natural resources of CINP and AMM-MS, according to the needs and priorities previously established by ACMIC.

National Coast Guard Service (SNG)

To formalize cooperation and coordination between...

National Coast Guard Service (SNG)

Objective of the agreement: To formalize cooperation and coordination between both entities for the management, protection, and conservation of natural resources and biodiversity associated with the Cocos Marine Conservation Area (ACMC) and the Costa Rican and regional maritime territory linked to this area, as well as promoting the development and implementation of actions that support, through knowledge and scientific basis, decision-making processes to strengthen the management and conservation of marine and coastal resources of the area in question.

Conservation International

To formalize and promote cooperation and coordination of initiatives and activities...

Conservation International

Objective of the agreement: To formalize and promote cooperation and coordination of initiatives and activities between both entities in order to strengthen the management, protection, and conservation of natural resources and continental and marine biodiversity of Costa Rica, as well as to promote the development and implementation of actions that support, through knowledge and scientific basis, decision-making processes for the management and conservation of marine and coastal resources of the Costa Rican Pacific and migratory species related to Cocos Island.

Migramar

To formalize cooperation and coordination of initiatives and activities...

Migramar

Objective of the agreement: To formalize cooperation and coordination of initiatives and activities between both entities in order to strengthen the management, protection, and conservation of natural resources and ecosystems of the Cocos Marine Conservation Area, the Galapagos Islands, and the Eastern Tropical Pacific Ocean, as well as to promote the development and implementation of actions that support research through knowledge and scientific basis, as well as decision-making processes for the management and conservation of terrestrial and marine resources of the previously mentioned areas.

Charles Darwin Foundation

This agreement aims at formalizing and promoting cooperation and coordination...

Charles Darwin Foundation

Objective of the agreement: This agreement aims at formalizing and promoting cooperation and coordination of initiatives and activities between both organizations in order to strengthen the management, protection, and conservation of natural resources and ecosystems of the Cocos Marine Conservation Area, the Galapagos Islands, and the Eastern Tropical Pacific.

Global Fishing Watch

Since 2017 and faced with the need to obtain illegal fishing...

Since 2017 and faced with the need to obtain illegal fishing information (IUU) as it is one of the main threats to Cocos Island, Faico signed a collaboration agreement for the use of the satellite monitoring tools of the “Global Fishing Watch” platform” (GFW), which allows interpreting the data of the Automatic Identification System (AIS) collected by satellites and terrestrial receivers. This tool was key to elaborate the report “Analysis and characterization of the industrial fishing pressure in the ACMC and adjacent areas of the Exclusive Economic Zone of Costa Rica “.

Global Island Partnership

To be part of island groups, small and large islands...

Global Island Partnership

Objective of the membership: to be part of island groups, small and large islands, developing and developed, to mobilize leadership, increase resources and share skills, knowledge, technologies, and innovation in a profitable and sustainable manner that channel actions for conservation and means of sustainable life on the islands.

Amigos of Costa Rica

Through this platform, Faico has the possibility of...

Objective of the partnership: Through this platform, Faico has the possibility of receiving donations from the United States that allow it to continue carrying out projects and activities to benefit Cocos Island National Park.

Amigos of Costa Rica is a non-profit organization that supports sustainable development in Costa Rica in four main areas: education, capacity building, conservation, and science and technology.

It was incorporated in 2000 as a 501 (c) (3) support organization of the Costa Rica USA Foundation for Cooperation (CRUSA).

Misión Tiburón

Misión Tiburón

Development of the project “Movements and use of habitat of the most common sharks of Cocos Island National Park”, which consists of the marking of sharks, description of their populations, and determination of actions in order to jointly preserve one of the most appreciated species of the island.

Costa Rica por Siempre

To establish mutual cooperation commitments...

Costa Rica por Siempre

Objective of the agreement: To establish mutual cooperation commitments among SINAC, through ACMIC, and ACRXS and Faico, to purchase an interceptor vessel to strengthen the control and surveillance tasks in Cocos Island National Park, and with the funds remaining after the purchase of the vessel, to create a fund for the maintenance of donated goods.