Colombia: Strengthening Afro-descendant Community Councils, part I

This video is one of the products of the project: " Strengthening Community Councils Through Their Rights"  supported by USAID and TEP and carried out with the community councils of the Cauca Basin of the Pacific zone of Colombia. It was  produced in the Municipality of López de Micay with the Association de Colonias Micaysenas, a second level organization consisting of five community councils of the municipality. This video presents the association and the projects they are developing in the region, which include improving quality of life and protecting the environment. 


Este video hace parte de los productos del "Proyecto de Fortalecimiento a los Consejos Comunitarios a través del Derecho Propio" (USAID-TEP) trabajo realizado con los Consejos Comunitarios de la Cuenca del Pacifico Caucano. Se trabajo en el Municipio de Lopez de Micay con la Asociación de la Colonia Micayceña, organización de segundo nivel que agrupa a los 5 consejos comunitarios del municipio. En este video se hace la presentación de la asociación y de los proyectos  que vienen desarrollando en la region qué incluyen mejorando la calidad de vida y protegiendo el medioambiente.

Running Time: 6:27

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Date: 28/06/2011

Countries:

Colombia

Categories:

Culture and Tradition
Advocacy
Education
Natural resources
Land Rights

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