Blue World was born from an initiative inspired by the observation of the symbiosis between the person and the ocean in their different interactions.  A group of nature lovers dreamed for some time about protecting ocean species, their main objective is to boost economic sustainability while oceans are being protected and thriving.


        To protect the populations of sharks and rays in Guatemala, with a regional vision, through scientific knowledge and educational efforts, that generate awareness and transform human behavior.


        A Guatemala that knows, values and protects its marine resources, in particular sharks and rays, as a source of social, environmental and economic prosperity.


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        OUR CAUSES

        To achieve great changes we focus on three areas:
        Applied Research
        To generate scientific information that advances the current level of knowledge of sharks and rays, that allows decision-making to influence at different levels in all sectors, strengthening conservation and management actions in the medium and long term.
        Environmental Education and Leadership
        To contribute to the construction of environmentally and socially responsible societies through education and leadership, promoting the conservation and sustainable use of long-term marine-coastal resources, especially sharks and rays, and the ecosystems of which depend in Guatemala, the region of the Mesoamerican Reef System and the Eastern Pacific.
        Environmental Sustainability
        To promote long-term conservation of sharks and rays, through the adoption of better sustainability practices in different sectors of society, which promote the environmental, social and economic prosperity of the Mesoamerican region.


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        Meet the team that is making the dream of species preservation in the oceans.
        Elisa Areano
        Elisa Areano

        Executive Director

        Bachelor in Economy

          Ma. De Los Ángeles Rosales
          Ma. De Los Ángeles Rosales

          Education and Leadership Coordinator

          Bachelor in Aquaculture

            Cristopher Avalos
            Cristopher Avalos

            Applied Research Coordinator

            Bachelor in Aquaculture

              Carlos King
              Carlos King

              Field Technician

              Expert in Agronomy

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                Blvd. Rafael Landívar Zona 16, Edificio N2, Oficina 203 Paseo Cayalá. Guatemala, Guatemala
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                E-mail: eareano@fundacionmundoazul.com Phone: (502) 2493-8050