detailed location: Department of Manabi
Budget: 140.000 €
cofinancing: Government of La Rioja
Local partners: decentralized regional government SVicente and an Coperating Ecuador
direct beneficiaries: 123 members mostly women craftswomen associations San Vicente
indirect beneficiaries: 24.000 inhabitants of the Canton of San Vicente

Cooperates has made this project in Ecuador to intervene again in the Department of Manabi, the most affected by the earthquake that struck the country two years ago. This time, economic recovery work, post production and tourism earthquake women's associations and related artisanal production of Canton San Vicente.

The need for capacity building for these organizations is essential and one need tangible. For them and will create Y establish a program of capacity building which will include organizational strengthening, training in product innovation, financial education, empowerment of intellectual abilities, strengthening of the economic system productive partnerships and lifting database and investigation of Providers direct. Is a marking project gender and sustainable by involving mothers and women members in income-generating activities, which will improve and quality of life your families.

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Video summary of the project

Beautiful video made by our fellow Cooperates Ecuador which summarizes the work of economic recovery, production and tourism associations and related artisanal production of the Canton of San Vicente, after the earthquake. It has built the craft center Los Hijos del Sol and have been given training adapted to the peculiarities of each association. A project funded by the Government of La Rioja.





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