About us

BUN-CA is a non-governmental organization (NGO), legally founded in 1991, that is based in San José, Costa Rica. It defines its work agenda as a response to the environmental needs and problems of the region.





Work
Areas



Energy Efficiency

Promotes energy efficiency through activities that optimize systems involved in generation, distribution and use of energy.


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Renewable Energy

To promote production and a rational use of renewable energy resources, using cleaner and commercially viable technologies.


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Sustainable Development

BUN-CA has defined its work agenda as a response to the energy needs and problems that the Central American region faces.


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Regional
Initiatives

FOCAEP

Sustainable Energy Access Fund for Poverty Reduction in Central America FOCAEP was created due to the need to propose new alternatives to reduce poverty. It achieves this by promoting economic development in rural areas.


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FATEF

Technical and Finance Facility for Small-Scale Energy Market Development in Central America


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PREPCA

Central American Regional Energy and Poverty Program This was created to support the development of renewable energy markets and energy efficiency to improve the quality of life of vulnerable populations.


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FOCER

This is a regional initiative for the “Strengthening of the Capacity in Renewable Energy in Central America” (FOCER), implemented by the United Nations Development Program.


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News and Publications



Boletín Julio 2019

En este boletín presentamos un importante estudio presentado en Honduras, sobre el impacto de las estufas mejoradas de leña en la salud y el ambiente.

Boletín Junio 2019

En nuestro boletín de junio, nos enfocamos en el Día Mundial del Ambiente.