About Us

Rainforest Foundation US supports Indigenous peoples of Central and South America in their fight against deforestation and human rights violations.

Our history spans over 35 years, and could not have been possible without our network of partners and supporters. Learn about our mission, history, people, and current operations in tropical forests around the world.

Explore the roots of Rainforest Foundation US and its international growth.

Get to know the team behind the work of creating a vibrant future with nature and people at the core.

Rainforest Foundation US partners with Indigenous peoples’ communities and organizations in Central and South America.

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Rainforest Foundation US is seeking dedicated professionals to join the fight against tropical deforestation.

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Rainforest Foundation US is headquartered in New York City, USA.

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Didier Devers
Chief of Party – USAID Guatemala

Didier has been coordinating the USAID-funded B’atz project since joining Rainforest Foundation US in April 2022. He holds a Master’s in Applied Anthropology and a Bachelor’s in Geography. Before joining the organization, Didier worked for 12 years in Central and South America on issues of transparency, legality, governance, and managing stakeholders’ processes in the environmental sector. Prior to that he worked on similar issues in Central Africa. He speaks French, Spanish, and English, and is based in Guatemala.