Tag: Children and Youth

Diego Santos and Central America: "Let's show the people that we stand with them!"

: Published: November 2, 2020:

In the midst of one meeting after the other and the thorough handover process of the Programme Coordination of the Central American Region to his successor Kristina Kroyer, Diego Santos-Santiago managed to take the time to have a chat with me, answer some questions and paint a picture of the current situation in Central America regarding our …

Good Practice: Collecting and Reusing Rainwater

Country: El Salvador; Organisation: FUNDESYRAM-Foundation for Socioeconomic Development and Environmental Restoration: : AT A GLANCE: Collecting and Reusing Rainwater (English): : A UN VISTAZO: Recoger y reusar aguas pluviales (Spanish): :  

Good Practice: Tree Planting as a Sustainable Business for Refugees

Country: Uganda; Organisation: AFARD: : AT A GLANCE: Tree Planting as a Sustainable Business for Refugees (inglés): : A UN VISTAZO: Plantando árboles como negocio sostenible para refugiados/as (español)

A day in the life of a Technical Advisor: Peter Tantius

: Published: September 15, 2020:

The Knowledge Management team is always busy trying to make knowledge transfers possible and easier between members of our community. Recently, Peter Tantius, Technical Advisor (TA) in Mozambique, has supported our intentions often. He got in touch with us in order to share several documents that he thought might be of benefit for other projects as well …

Good Practice: Permaculture promotion using the Integrated Land Use Design

Country: Uganda; Organisation: Agency For Integrated Rural Development: : AT A GLANCE: Permaculture promotion using the Integrated Land Use Design (ILUD) approach (English): : A UN VISTAZO: Promoción de permacultura usando el método de Diseño Integrado del Uso de la Tierra (Español): : IN DETAIL: Permaculture promotion using the Integrated Land Use Design (ILUD) approach (English) …

Good Practice: Organisational strategies for the youth network of ACIJOES

Country: El Salvador; Organisation: ACIJOES: : AT A GLANCE: Organisational strategies for the youth network of ACIJOES (English): : AT A GLANCE: Estrategias organizativas de la red juvenil de la ACIJOES (Spanish): : IN DETAIL: Estrategias organizativas de la red juvenil de la ACIJOES (Spanish)

Positive Parenting Programs in Papua New Guinea

: Published: July 2, 2020:

Parenting

If you have ever wondered why parenting matters then read on…

Reducing

In 1996, the WHO declared that violence was a public health problem. The UN states that “peaceful, just and inclusive societies are necessary to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)”. People everywhere need to be …

Go Green With Schools

: Published: November 18, 2019:

ILUD

Hi, my name is Silke Goos, since November 2018 I am working with the Partner Organisation AFIRD and I would like to tell you more about our project that I am fully convinced of. The project deals with permaculture trainings in primary schools …

Good Practice: Mediation on Human Rights Violation Cases

Country: Kenya; Organization: Development Education Services For Community Empowerment (DESECE): : AT A GLANCE: Mediation on Human Rights Violation Cases (English): : AT A GLANCE: Mediación en casos de violación de los derechos humanos (Spanish): : IN DETAIL: Mediation on Human Rights Violation Cases (English): : Additional Material: : Most

1 Systematisation, 3 Projects and 4 Partner Organisations

: Published: August 5, 2019:

Healing, Leadership and Agriculture for a Fair and Decent Life – that is what brought four of our Partner Organisations in Guatemala – the Asociación MIRIAM, the Colectivo NOj, the Comité Campesino del Altiplano (CCDA) and the Pastoral Social, Diócesis de Quiché (PSQ) – to pair up and go through the process of a joint systematisation of their …

Knowledge Management: Let the drawings do the talking

: Published: July 30, 2019:

KNOW-HOW3000 is all about joint learning and sharing activities. Communities of Practice (CoP) pose a great space for these purposes. In this post we would like to talk about Central Americas CoP and present a quick retrospective of their activities throughout 2018.: : As part of the final report of 2018 on the KNOW-HOW3000 programme our dear colleagues …

Good Practice: Vocational training franchising the departments to local entrepreneurs

Country: Mozambique; Organization: Young Africa (YA): : AT A GLANCE: Vocational training franchising the departments to local entrepreneurs (English): : IN DETAIL: Vocational training franchising the departments to local entrepreneurs (English): : AT A GLANCE: Formación vocacional con emprendedores locales (Spanish): : AT A GLANCE: Formation professionnelle en

Good Practice: Strengthening Development Education

Country: Lithuania; Organization: Kolping University of Applied Sciences: : AT A GLANCE: Kolping University – Strengthening Development Education (English): : AT A GLANCE: Universidad Kolping – Reforzando la educación para el Desarrollo (Spanish)

Good Practice: Community outreach using ICT

Country: Uganda; Organization: Battery Operated System for Community Outreach (BOSCO): : AT A GLANCE: Community outreach using Information and Communication Technology (ICT) (English): : AT A GLANCE: Extensión comunitaria a través de la tecnología de la información y la comunicación (Spanish): : IN DETAIL: Community outreach using Information and Communication

Good Practice: Popular Education

Country: Nicaragua; Organization: Center for Education and Training in Honor of Sister Maura Clarke (CECIM): : AT A GLANCE: Popular Education (English): : AT A GLANCE: Educación Popular Los Quinchos (Spanish): : IN DETAIL: Educación Popular Los Quinchos (Spanish)

COMMUNITIES OF PRACTICE (COP)

Besides Local and Regional Sharing Events for experience exchange purposes, the building of Communities of Practice (CoP) in every region is also promoted in the new project phase. CoP are groups of people who share a passion for something that they do and interact regularly to learn how to do it better. CoP are a proven method within Knowledge Management to foster structured learning …

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