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2011-Ideas Comunitarias

By |2018-06-28T08:14:52-04:00August 5, 2011| |

Project Description

Many young Mexicans in Oaxaca face limited education and employment opportunities, and migration is common. Iniciativas para el Desarrollo de una Economía Alternativa y Solidaria, A.C. (Ideas Comunitarias) is reaches young leaders in communities of the Mixteca region of Oaxaca with a curriculum that trains them to undertake organizational development and projects that generate income. At the IAF, we support community-led solutions to expand economic opportunity in Mexico. Ideas Comunitarias’s activities support local entrepreneurship to ensure meaningful opportunities for communities to thrive.

Iniciativas para el Desarrollo de una Economía Alternativa y Solidaria, A.C.
Project: Location: Years active: IAF grant funding: Counterpart commitment: Direct beneficiaries: Indirect beneficiaries: Program areas:
School for the Common Good: Productive Actions for Sustainable Livelihoods Mexico 2011 – 2019 $345,047 $314,014 260 individuals 960 individuals leadership and education
job skills and enterprise development

Talk about community-led development!