CWS Chaco Program
Multi-country, multi-partner, inter-ethnic, "umbrella" initiative created by CWS in 2005 to support local -mostly rural- efforts in the following areas: a) indigenous women empowerment and gender-based violence, b) land tenure and effective use and management of land and natural resources, food security and water and c) indigenous-led advocacy. The program contributes to the institutional strengthening of local ecumenical NGOs accompanying rural populations and -since 2012- provides seed funding to small urban-centered initiatives in key areas.
Community, regional and cross-border training and formation, provision of technical asisstance (rain harvesting, advocacy, women empowerment, agriculture and farming, know-your-rights), advocacy.
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