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The Dupla Paz Project, Oikos Onlus
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The Dupla Paz Project, Oikos Onlus

ORGANISATION BACKGROUND AND LOCAL CONTEXT

In Colombia, the DUPLA PAZ project aims are to strengthen the Nariño community participatory involvement in the democratic process and to support the victims of violence and abuses. Oikos has been working with its local partner, the ISAIS Institute since 2005. Oikos and ISAIS part-nership has mainly focused on the development, training and aware-ness raising in the fields of democratic and participatory approaches in the municipalities of Santacruz, Samaniego, Ricaurte, Roberto Payan and Pasto.

ACTIVITIES

This is a three-weeks training/visit, which will be conducted in Colombia within the context of the abovementioned project of OIKOS Onlus. Main activities include:

  • Introductory briefing on both the country and the project back-ground;
  • A 10 days training on self-management and resilience practices of community organization to fight discrimination;
  • A 10 days training on Indigenous law and forms of autonomous jus-tice;
  • Discussion groups and brainstorming meetings to identify needs and innovative solutions to prevent discrimination abuses;
  • Elaboration of a concept note to highlights programme funding needs and/or advocacy vis-à-vis the national and international do-nor community;
  • Visits to the project locations and project beneficiaries.

THIS EXPERIENCE WILL ALLOW YOU TO:

  • To enhance knowledge and understanding on the local culture;
  • To acquire good understand-ing on best practices to pre-vent discrimination.

LOGISTICS

Transportation:  organized by the project staff (cars and/or minibus)
Accommodation: organised by the project staff in Pasto (lodges, private apartments, etc.)
Language: Spanish
Currency: Colombian Peso

FOR MORE INFORMATION

OIKOS Onlus

Email: susanna.svaluto@oikosonlus.net
chiara.torassa@oikosonlus.net
Phone: +
39 (0)432 520803

Contact Us

OIKOS ONLUS – Organization for International KOoperation and Solidarity

Via Marano Lagunare 3, Udine (UD) – Italy

E-mail: info@oikosonlus.net

Tel: +39 0432 520803