ABOUT THE REGION
South America ranks fourth in area and fifth in population with estimated at more than 423 million people. South America's Amazon rainforest represents over half of the planet's remaining rainforests, and comprises the largest and most biodiverse tract of tropical rainforest in the world, with an estimated 390 billion individual trees divided into 16,000 species.
The region includes Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Paraguay, Peru, Suriname, Uruguay, Venezuela.
SOUTH AMERICA COMMITTEE
KIF South America Committee is a regional platform that provides inclusive and unified approach for all new and existing affiliated national chapter organizations in South America to share resources and experience, communicate each other, work together, and develop regional strategic plans and activities. Each committee member is either a national chair or a board member that represents its national chapter in the South America region.
Each national chapter is consist of its own national chair, officers and board members and operates exclusively in the designated country, with its own prioritized activities uniquely catered to its people, communities and country. Working closely with KIF Global, a national chapter partners with other like-minded national and local organizations to enhance its projects for mutual interests and benefits.
|COUNTRIES||OFFICIAL LOGO||CHAPTER INFORMATION|
|Federative Republic of Brazil
||NAME: KIF Brazil
HEADQUARTERS: São Paulo, Brazil
NATIONAL CHAIR: Patricia Murakami (2019 -)
OFFICIAL SITE: kifbrazil.org
|Republic of Colombia
||NAME: KIF Colombia
HEADQUARTERS: Bogotá, Colombia
NATIONAL CHAIR: Jose Varona (2020 -)
OFFICIAL SITE: kifcolombia.org