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Corporación Observatorio Latinoamericano de Conflictos Ambientales (OLCA)

Category
Government
Country
Chile
Email
observatorio@olca.cl
Contact information
Alonso Ovalle 1618 Of. A., Santiago, Chile
Description

The objectives of the Latin American Observatory for Environmental Conflicts (OLCA) is to assist local communities facing environmental problems and/or conflicts to exercise their environmental rights.
The organization provides legal and technical assistance and management instruments to facilitate feasable solutions to environmental problems. Additionally they are striving to improve methodologies to organize, analyze and manage solutions of environmental hazards such as pollution by pesticides, toxins and mining from various sources as well the public communication of the implicated risks.