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Mitsubishi Corporation Foundation for the Americas

The Mitsubishi Corporation Foundation for the Americas, based in New York City was established 1991 with funding from Mitsubishi Corporation of Japan, and its U.S.-based subsidiary, Mitsubishi International Corporation. Since its establishment, the Foundation has contributed over $12 million to environmental causes throughout the Americas. We have funded over 100 projects in more than 15 countries, focusing on four themes: biodiversity conservation, environmental education, environmental justice, and sustainable development.

    Mitsubishi Foundation Grant Protects Coastal Wetlands in Mexico Leverages Funds for Critical Restoration Work Image

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    02-20-07

    Mitsubishi Foundation Grant Protects Coastal Wetlands in Mexico Leverages Funds for Critical Restoration Work

    A donation from the Mitsubishi International Corporation Foundation has enabled American Bird Conservancy and Pronatura Noroeste to secure the purchase of 865 acres of coastal wetlands to conserve key bird habitat in Bahia Santa Maria, Mexico. In addition, the grant leverage...

    Mitsubishi International Corporation Foundation Approves Innovative Environmental Grants  in New York And Sao Paulo, Brazil Image

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    11-15-06

    Mitsubishi International Corporation Foundation Approves Innovative Environmental Grants in New York And Sao Paulo, Brazil

    NEW YORK (November 6, 2006) - At its annual meeting on November 6, the Board of Directors of Mitsubishi International Corporation Foundation (MICF) approved over half a million dollars in new grants, including a grant of $400,000, payable over 5 years, to O Boticário...

    Alberta-Pacific Awarded Forest Stewardship Council Certification Image

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    09-20-06

    Alberta-Pacific Awarded Forest Stewardship Council Certification

    Boyle, AB - Alberta-Pacific Forest Industries Inc. (Al-Pac), a private company in northeastern Alberta owned by Mitsubishi Corporation (70 per cent) and Oji Paper Co. Ltd. (30 per cent), has been certified by the Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) accredited certifier, ...

    Mitsubishi Corporation Launches the Global Coral Reef Conservation Project Study in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands and Seychelles Image

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    06-15-06

    Mitsubishi Corporation Launches the Global Coral Reef Conservation Project Study in the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands and Seychelles

    LONDON AND NEW YORK: Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) has launched two further components of its Global Coral Reef Conservation Project. This project now consists of three scientific research studies, in Japan, the United States and Seychelles, on the ecology of coral reefs and...

    The Mitsubishi Corporation Fund for Europe and Africa announces its funding programme for Environmental and Developmental Charities in 2006 Image

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    02-28-06

    The Mitsubishi Corporation Fund for Europe and Africa announces its funding programme for Environmental and Developmental Charities in 2006

    LONDON - Following its annual meeting of Trustees on the 6th of February, the Mitsubishi Corporation Fund for Europe and Africa (MCFEA) has announced its funding programme for 2006.

    Established in the UK in 1992, the MCFEA is pri...

    Mitsubishi International Corporation Foundation Approves Environmental Grants to Innovative Environmental Conservation Organizations Image

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    11-10-05

    Mitsubishi International Corporation Foundation Approves Environmental Grants to Innovative Environmental Conservation Organizations

    NEW YORK - At its annual meeting on October 26, the Board of Directors of Mitsubishi International Corporation Foundation (MICF) approved $342,500 in new grants, including a grant of $250,000, payable over 4 years, to Forest Trends; $80,000, payable in two equal annua...

    Mitsubishi International Corporation Foundation Approves Environmental Grant to Protect Migratory Shorebirds in Mexico Image

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    11-29-04

    Mitsubishi International Corporation Foundation Approves Environmental Grant to Protect Migratory Shorebirds in Mexico

    NEW YORK - At its annual meeting on November 9, the Mitsubishi International Corporation Foundation (MICF) approved $214,300 in new grants, including a major grant in the amount of $206,800 to Pronatura Mexico and the American Bird Conservancy, along with grants of $5...

    Mitsubishi International Corporation Foundation Announces $293,000 in Grant Awards Image

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    12-01-03

    Mitsubishi International Corporation Foundation Announces $293,000 in Grant Awards

    NEW YORK, NY - The Mitsubishi International Corporation Foundation today announced it has awarded $293,000 in grants to 12 organizations for projects this upcoming year. The MIC Foundation seeks to promote environmental causes in the broadest sense of the term, which...

    Mitsubishi International Corporation Foundation Announces 2003 Environmental Breakfast  Series Image

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    02-25-03

    Mitsubishi International Corporation Foundation Announces 2003 Environmental Breakfast Series

    NEW YORK, NY – The Mitsubishi International Corporation Foundation (MICF) announces its 7th annual Environmental Breakfast Series. Supporting the Foundation's goal of facilitating environmental education, the breakfast series is an opportunity to convene people of th...

    Mitsubishi Endorses Third Party Certification For Forest Product Operations Image

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    11-11-02

    Mitsubishi Endorses Third Party Certification For Forest Product Operations

    TOKYO - Mitsubishi Corporation (MC) Chairman Minoru Makihara has announced MC's policy of endorsing third party certification for all of its forest product operations. Supporting the Forest Stewardship Council's principles (FSC), Makihara stated that it would seek FSC cert...

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