Fundación Gaia Amazonas (GAIA), in close collaboration with the Fundación Natura (Natura) and the Centro de Investigación y Educación Popular (CINEP) support 13 local organizations (Asociaciones de Autoridades Indigenas –AATI) in the departments of Amazonas, Vaupes and Guainia to advocate for their livelihoods.
Empresa Cooperativa del Sur del Cauca (Cosurca) is completing three community museums, a documentation center and interactive exhibits that make visible the history of the conflict in Colombia and the coping strategies carried out by communities in the department of Cauca.
Unión Temporal Construyendo Esperanza (UTCE) works with grassroots women’s organizations of indigenous Zenú, Afro-descendants, campesinas and other victims of violence to strengthen the family economy, to reinforce cultural identity, and to promote public policies benefitting women.
Corporación Grupo Semillas (Semillas) is working with 15 grassroots organizations to implement sustainable agricultural practices, defend their rights to land and water and use communications tools such as community radio to increase the visibility of grassroots resilience and peace-building strategies
Fundación Desarrollo y Paz (Fundepaz) supports three victims’ grassroots organizations in Nariño department to contribute to building peace in their territories by increasing their capacity to monitor the implementation of the Colombian peace accords, strengthen a regional advocacy center, and contribute to the historical memory of Colombia’s conflict.