Fundecooperación for Sustainable Development was founded in 1994.  It is a private foundation with multi-segment representation working under a socio-environmental model integrating agricultural or small enterprises with limited access to financing appropriate for their context.


Currently Fundecooperación has set a goal to promote sustainable development in Costa Rica by financing and supporting entrepreneurs and SMEs throughout the country in establishing business plans that provide opportunities to improve the environment. The Foundation has a Customized Loan Program for micro and small businesses and belongs to the Costa Rican Network of Micro Financing Organizations. As a supplement to this, it manages and implements cooperation projects.


The work of Fundecooperación seeks to satisfy the need for financing and technical assistance of micro, small and medium enterprises, individuals or members involved in sustainable economic activities by working hand in hand with sustainable development and economic development of communities and the