AVINA helped achieve 191 results relevant to sustainable development in Latin America: verifiable changes in practices brought about by the work of our partners, allies and their networks with AVINA support.

Nineteen of these achievements benefit more than one million Latin Americans.

The AVINA community grew, and now includes 973 partners and 4,135 allies in 15 Latin American countries.

In our annual leader survey, partner evaluation of AVINA services improved across the board, with increasing numbers participating in building common strategies for joint action (79%) and recognizing AVINA’s focus on scaling up impact (75%) and our contribution to their networks (84%).

The financial contribution of the private sector and other organizations to initiatives supported by AVINA reached USD 27.5 million.

The number of visitors to AVINA’s website increased by 122% from the previous year, with almost 80% of these being first-time visitors.

The annual internal survey registered among AVINA’s staff a strong level of job satisfaction (92%), pride in belonging (92%), and cooperation and constructive relations among colleagues (92%).

AVINA participated in key international events in our priority areas such as recycling, inclusive business and access to clean water.

AVINA signed joint investment agreements for strategic activities with the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation (Sustainable Recycling), the Inter-American Development Bank (Donor Index), and the bank’s Multilateral Investment Fund, (Socio-economic Integration of Collectors of Recyclable Materials).

AVINA’s reduced its overhead to 19.9% from 21% in 2007.

 


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