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Caribbean Natural Resources Institute
Caribbean Natural Resources Institute (CANARI)

Administration Building, Fernandes Industrial Centre, Laventille, Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, W.I.

Contact:            Sarah McIntosh
Tel:                    (868) 626 6062
Fax:                   (868) 626 1788
Email:               sarah@canari.org or info@canari.org
Website:           www.canari.org

CANARI is an independent regional non-profit organisation whose mission is to promote equitable participation and effective collaboration in managing the natural resources critical to development.  It was founded in 1977 and has its main office is in Trinidad.  It is also registered as a non-profit company in both Saint Lucia and Saint Croix.  It has 501(C)(3) status in the USA and charitable status in Trinidad & Tobago.

Over the past 20 years the Institute has developed a thorough knowledge of issues in the insular Caribbean relating to sustainable and participatory natural resource management, rural livelihoods and associated sectors such as tourism and agriculture. The findings of the Institute’s research and analysis in these fields have been disseminated throughout the region through publications, its website, technical assistance and training.

CANARI has extensive experience of implementing multi-stakeholder, multi-disciplinary action research and facilitating capacity building in the islands of the Caribbean.



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