Tag: Gender Equality

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 …

The shared responsability for wellbeing of women and men

: Published: October 13, 2020:

COVID-19 has put our world upside-down and the planning of the KNOW-HOW3000 activities in Central America was not spared either. We had to adapt to a new reality, which translated to diving into a virtual world.: : A crucial challenge for 2020 was to follow-up on outcomes of the gender diagnosis that had been carried out last year among …

Fighting Gender-Based Violence in the Context of COVID-19

: Published: June 15, 2020:

Please find the English version of this post on the HORIZONT3000 Blog by clicking here.

Triangular Technical Advisory

: Published: May 7, 2020:

A Triangular Technical Advisory is a so-called south-south cooperation, in which the capacities of one of the Partner Organizations are beneficial for another one or more Partner Organizations. As a new instrument within the Technical Advisory Program this innovative concept focusses on knowledge transfer between the Partner Organisations. One PO, the ‘Receiving Partner Organisation’ demands advisory from …

Good Practice: Active Paternity with indigenous men

Country: Nicaragua; Organization: Asociación Educativa Integral para una Juventud Sana (AEIJSA): : AT A GLANCE: Active Paternity with indigenous men (English): : AT A GLANCE: Paternidad activa con hombres indígenas (Spanish): : IN DETAIL: Paternidad activa con hombres indígenas (Spanish)

Ethiopia: Shaking rusty hierarchies and cultivating new healthy environments

: Published: January 27, 2020:

Pooling our energies and concentrations on whats ahead in 2020 and beyond, gender is definitely a big issue for HORIZONT3000. Thats the reason why we would like to take the opportunity and look back at the DKA and HORIZONT3000 Partner Meeting that took place in November 2019 in Arbaminch, Ethiopia, where gender issues constituted a main topic …

Good Practice: Diploma programs in gender for a life free of violence and racism

Country: Guatemala; Organisation: Asociación Proyecto MIRIAM para la promoción intelectual de la mujer: : AT A GLANCE: Diploma programs in gender for a life free of  violence and racism (English): : AT A GLANCE: Diplomados de género para una vida libre de violencia y racismo (Spanish): : IN DETAIL: Diplomados de género para una …

Good Practice: Promotion of a full life, free of racism and gender violence

Country: Guatemala; Organization: Asociación Proyecto MIRIAM para la promoción intelectual de la mujer: : AT A GLANCE: Strategic model for the promotion of a full life, free of racism and gender violence (English): : AT A GLANCE: Modelo estratégico para la promoción de una vida plena, libre de racismo y violencia de género (Spanish): : …

Good Practice: Promotion of a full life, free of racism and gender violence

Country: Guatemala; Organization: Asociación Proyecto MIRIAM para la promoción intelectual de la mujer: : AT A GLANCE: Strategic model for the promotion of a full life, free of racism and gender violence (English): : AT A GLANCE: Modelo estratégico para la promoción de una vida plena, libre de racismo y violencia de género (Spanish): : …

Presentation of the results of the 'Gender Study' in Central America

: Published: January 9, 2020:

On October 24, after the “Campesina Family” Community of Practice meeting organized by KNOWHOW3000 in San Lucas Tolimán, Guatemala, Dagny Skarwan presented the results of the Gender Analysis of the HORIZONT3000 ADA Co-financing program in Central America.: : : : Since the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals at …

Good Practice: Halfway House Rehabilitation Centre

Country: Kenya; Organization: Mukuru Slums Development Projects (MSDP): : AT A GLANCE: Halfway House Rehabilitation Centre: Timothys story (English): : AT A GLANCE: Centro de rehabilitación Halfway: La historia de Timothy (Spanish): : IN DETAIL: Halfway House Rehabilitation Centre: Timothys story (English)

Learning from failure: Ignoring the power of women to influence men

Country: Uganda; Organization: Loyoro Catholic Parish: : AT A GLANCE: Ignoring the power of women to influence men (English): : AT A GLANCE: Ignoring the power of women to influence men (Spanish): : IN DETAIL: Ignoring the power of women to influence men (English)

NEW BOSSET HEALTH CENTRE FOR 28.000 PEOPLE

: Published: November 25, 2019:

I have been working as a Technical Advisor at the Diocese of Daru-Kiunga, Western Province in Papua New Guinea since July 2018. Today I would like to tell you more about a project I am currently involved in. Together with local leaders of the village and women representatives, we are working on providing expanded and improved health-care …

Videos: Communitiy of Practice Meeting “Familia Campesina”

: Published: November 15, 2019:

On October 22 and 23, 2019, participants from several HORIZONT3000 Partner Organisations from El Salvador, Nicaragua and Guatemala met at the PACAMAN Training Center (CCDA) in San Lucas Tolimán, Guatemala.: : The topic of this Community of Practice (Familia Campesina – Peasant Family) was Strategies for the promotion of agroecology facing the effects of Climate Change.: : …

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 …

Good Practice: EQUALITY - Promoting gender equality

Country: Region Central America; Organization: FH Joanneum: : AT A GLANCE: EQUALITY – Gender Equality in Higher Education Institutions (English): : AT A GLANCE: IGUALDAD – promoviendo la igualdad de género (Spanish)

NEW VIDEO FEATURING LA FUNDACIÓN ENTRE MUJERES

: Published: May 20, 2019:

Did you already get to know the magnificent work the organisation Fundación entre Mujeres (FEM) does on a daily basis? If not, this video poses a great opportunity for you to do so. Meet the women behind the organisation and learn what their work is all about. Click below and watch the video here:: : : : : The video was created by …

Good Practice: Men Empowerment Approach

Country: Kenya; Organization: Support for Tropical Initiatives in Poverty Alleviation (STIPA): : AT A GLANCE: Men Empowerment Approach (English): : AT A GLANCE: Enfoque de empoderamiento de los hombres (Spanish)

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