On Saturday April 16, a 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Ecuador killing hundreds of people, leaving thousands wounded and causing severe damage to infrastructure. Access to safe drinking water and storage, as well as shelter is urgently needed. With your help we can reach the most vulnerable populations with vital assistance.
Alexis Nicolás Ibáñez Blancas
Alexis Nicolás Ibáñez Blancas is a Researcher at the Center for Research in Arid Areas and a visiting professor in applied ecology at the Universidad Nacional Agraria La Molina in Peru. He specializes in topics related to the preservation of biodiversity, sustainability, and the development of peasant communities in the Andes. He has broad experience in international cooperation related to education programs and projects in rural areas of Ecuador, Peru, and Bolivia.