AUSN is honored to sign a MOU with Amazon State University of Equador. The Amazon is home to so many people and has great biodiversity as well as rich traditions. The Amazon State University, was created to meet the challenges of the 21st Century, and as noted by the State Constitution is dedicated to scientific research, professional and technical training, the creation and development of national culture and its dissemination in the popular sectors, as well as studying and proposing solutions to the problems of the country that allow you to create a new society with greater justice and freedom. The National Congress, considering that it is the duty of the Ecuadorian State to promote higher education, especially in marginalized regions of the processes of economic and social development created the “Amazon State University”, UEA, through Republic Act No. 2002-85 published in Official Gazette No. 686 of October 18, 2002. The Centre for Postgraduate Investigation, Conservation of Amazonica, has a Mission in valuing and conserving Amazonian biodiversity, strategies how to promote quality academic training, scientific research and links with the community, aimed at efficient management of agricultural, forestry and biodiversity to address the socio-cultural needs, economic and environmental impacts of the Ecuadorian Amazon region that contribute to sustainable development of Ecuador.