What is FUNDESA?

The Foundation Development of Guatemala FUNDESA, is a private, non-profit organization, conformed by business men and women, at a personal level, independent of all sector, guild, or partisan interests.  It was founded in 1984 because of several Guatemalan’s interest in generating and implementing programs and projects that could promote sustainable economic and social development in Guatemala.   


FUNDESA works to contribute to the integral, sustainable and democratic development of Guatemala, in a market economy and in a State with Rule of Law, through the consolidation of an independent and representative organization that generates proposals with a proactive and responsible long term points of view, to fix key issues that affect the development of Guatemalans.

FUNDESA  has positioned itself as::

  • A source of information and relevant technical knowledge in Guatemala
  • Bringing together key projects in long-term economic and social transformation
  • A facilitator of international entities for innovation and introduction of new ideas and concepts in Guatemala


Way to play 2030

We are an organization that promotes a technical and collaborative public policy agenda focused on institutional strengthening, which solves the main challenges in education, health, and infrastructure in the country, allowing Guatemala to become the benchmark for prosperity and economic development in Central America.


Differentiating Capabilities



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10 Calle 3-17 Zona 10
Edificio Aseguradora General
Nivel 5, Ala Sur.
Teléfono: +502 2331-5133
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