To achieve lasting positive change for Lake Atitlan, Ati't Ala' works together with other institutions, both non-governmental and governmental.  In addition, we strive to effect regional policy and legislation on the basis of our scientific research and consensus-building on a grassroots level. 

  • Developed Lake Atitlan as case study for international exhibit on water issues
  • Participating in regional, national and international commissions and conferences
  • Compiling a database of all projects in Lake Atitlan
  • Administered funds to facilitate the work of CONAP and FONACON, two Guatemalan agencies working to protect Lake Atitlan
  • Organized lakewide response to cyano-bacteria