Our Philosophy

SERES exists to empower local leaders through collaboration to accelerate actions towards a more sustainable future.

Smart Solutions

Driving practical, creative and locally-appropriate solutions to community-identified problems

· Environmental education
· Civil and political engagement
· Biodiversity conservation
· Environmental protection
· Sustainable livelihoods
· Food sovereignty and sustainability

Locally Driven

Transformative leadership and development programs for emerging young leaders

· Support a rapidly-growing network of change-makers and entrepreneurs throughout Guatemala and El Salvador
· Inspire passionate, committed and forward-thinking leaders
· Offer capacity and skills building of local change-makers
· Educate young people on today’s environmental problems

Globally Connected

Connecting local and global leaders with tools, resources and expertise to accelerate impact

· Connect local leaders with outside experts to provide problem-specific assistance
· Provide seed-funding and grant support to local projects
· Offer capacity building programs, workshops and demonstrations through a central hub
· Facilitate meaningful dialogue for effective and efficient collaborations

Read more about our Transformative Sustainability Leadership (TSL) theory and programs in our Program Synopsis and Theory of Change.

 SERES Strategic Plan (2017-2020)

Key Elements of Strategic Plan 2017-2020

Seres Synopsis


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