Month: April 2020

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ENCUENTRO DE SOCIOS DEL PROYECTO AMIGOS DE LA TIERRA

ENCUENTRO DE SOCIOS DEL PROYECTO AMIGOS DE LA TIERRA

En el mes de marzo se realizó el Encuentro de socios del proyecto -Manejo sostenible de los territorios indígenas, áreas protegidas públicas y comunitarias, con una visión territorial de Cuencas Hidrográficas, Biocorredores y Paisajes-, donde se compartió experiencias y saberes entre los participantes. En el encuentro también se identificaron estrategias de articulación entre la sociedad civil, instituciones públicas y gobiernos locales. (more…)

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TRAINING IN INSTALLATION OF THE WATER SYSTEM IN CHISPERO – CAYAPAS RIVER

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Chispero Community and their drinking water board received training in various techniques of basic installations and water systems maintenance, accessory identification, pipes and collars installation, and meter construction. This acknowledge will allow the community to handle and manage its water system. It will also help perform the maintenance for its proper function. The participants agreed to support the installation and maintenance of the new community water system.

Green Empowerment finances the training, and construction of the water systems

Gustavo Huera Cuasés.

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Water School – Climate Change

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Water School – Climate Change

On February 28th, the Tulcán National Water Secretariat (SENAGUA), led the training process of the Water School. This time, the ALTROPICO Foundation supported the training by helping with the seventh module which thematic is the Climate Change and its effects in Ecuador, this training was directed to the representatives of the water board in Espejo canton. (more…)

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III BIRD FESTIVAL IN SALINAS – IMBABURA

III BIRD FESTIVAL IN SALINAS - IMBABURA

During February 28th and 29th, the III BIRD FESTIVAL took place in Salinas, which is part of Ibarra canton, located in Imbabura province. The main objective of this festival is to develop a census of the birds that exist in this place. This festival will act as a guideline to create environmental awareness and to promote the knowledge of the dry forest birds that belong to the Binational Mira Mataje Basin.

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CONGRESS OF THE AWA FEDERATION OF ECUADOR

From January 13 to January 19, the congress of the AWA Federation of Ecuador took place in Chical, located in Carchi province. Delegates of the AWA Centers of Ecuador attended to choose the new federation directive that will run from 2020 to 2023. (more…)

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ENVIRONMENTAL WALLS IN EL CARMELO PARISH

ALTROPICO Foundation has been working with youth groups that developed activities related to agroecology conservation and other social topics. One of these groups is the Avekanis Carmelitas Group in El Carmelo Parish, which is in Eastern Carchi close to the Colombian border, on the Amazon slope. (more…)

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TALLERES WASH EN CENTROS CHACHI DEL RÍO CAYAPAS

TALLERES WASH EN CENTROS CHACHI DEL RÍO CAYAPAS

En el  primer trimestre del 2020 en los Centros Chachi Tsejpi y Jeyambi  se realizaron cuatro talleres en temas WASH, con el objetivo de fortalecer las capacidades locales de la población en el manejo de la higiene personal, familiar y comunitaria, uso y manejo del agua.   En estos talleres participaron 63 hombres y 22 mujeres, quienes estuvieron muy emocionados al conocer que con pequeñas acciones se puede mejorar las condiciones de salubridad de la familia y  la comunidad. (more…)

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