FAS is declared institution Federal Public Utility

1 of October of 2013 - Ordinance No. 3.098 from 26 September 2013. the Ministry of Justice, granted title to the Foundation

FAS gerencia o Programa Bolsa Floresta em 15 UCS State | Photo: Victor Salviati / FAS

The Amazonas Sustainable Foundation (FAS) It was declared an institution of public utility Federal, by ordinance n° 3.098 from 26 September 2013, published by the Ministry of Justice in the Official Gazette (DOU) Day 26 September. The title is the recognition of the Union to the services provided by associations and foundations established in the country, it serves me society.

“This ordinance has great symbolism for the recognition of the quality of activities that have been developed by FAS and opens new perspectives for existing partnerships”, says the general superintendent of the Foundation, Virgilio Viana.

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The FAS is responsible for managing the Bolsa Floresta (BFP) in 15 Conservation Units (CUs) of the State, benefit that comes over 37 a thousand people. The program is geared to income generating activities and improved quality of life, through the direct participation of the riverine.

The Foundation has also supported education activities and health, building with seven partners supporting cores Conservation and Sustainability (CSCs) within the State, and implementing projects such as Early Childhood Riverside, that aims to give basic care to children PAs Amazon.

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