Fondo Ambiental Quito

On May 20, 2005, by Metropolitan Ordinance (MO) 0146, Art.II.383.1, the Environmental Fund of the Metropolitan District of Quito (DMQ) is created with the objective of financing plans, programs, projects and any other activities contributing to the protection, conservation and improvement of natural resources and environmental quality in the District, in accordance with environmental priorities and policies established by the Metropolitan District of Quito (MDMQ).

Since April 17, 2008, the Environmental Fund is governed by the Metropolitan Ordinance No. 0250 maintaining its original purpose as well as institutional strengthening of the Secretariat of Environment MDMQ.