CISAL NEWS

Young entrepreneurs embracing opportunities to thrive

By |May 15th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Holguin Moreno is a young 24-year-old entrepreneur that lives in the middle of a road that connects two municipalities in Chumbivilcas, Cusco. Three years ago, he took his family, his young wife and two-year-old daughter, [...]

A multiplying effect that will transform Ccapacmarca

By |May 2nd, 2019|Categories: Noticias|

Doris Cruz is a leader that has inspired more than 150 women to be part of the development of their community. According to the National Institute of Statistics of Peru (INEI), Ccapacmarca is one of [...]

Resilient women in La Guajira

By |May 2nd, 2019|Categories: Noticias|

More than 7,7 million people have been displaced from their hometowns because of the internal conflict in Colombia. In the year 2000, a massive displacement took place in a small community of Fonseca, La Guajira. [...]

On a mission to indigenous communities in Colombia

By |January 23rd, 2019|Categories: Noticias|

By Peigi Wilson On a volunteer mission to El Cerro and El Zaino, Wayuu Territory, La Guajira, Colombia, I was struck by the similarities between the Wayuu and the Indigenous peoples of Canada.  This includes [...]

Liderando Prácticas Globales: Perspectivas Internacionales para Ideas Locales

By |January 2nd, 2019|Categories: Noticias, Uncategorized|

Artículo publicado en la Revista CIP: Invierno 2018 (leer acá) Liderando Prácticas Globales: Perspectivas Internacionales para Ideas Locales Planificando el Perú para el futuro Rukshan de Silva, MCIP, RPP, RPIA, EcD Resumen del Artículo La [...]

Long term Life Plans for Indigenous Communities in La Guajira

By |December 6th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Wayuu communities represent almost 20% of the indigenous population of Colombia and almost 100% are in La Guajira. In collaboration with the University of La Guajira, CISAL led the design and construction of [...]

Transfer from one government to the next

By |December 1st, 2018|Categories: Noticias|

In Ancash, elected and former local governments officials met at the "Development and Sustainable Practices for the municipal transition: CISAL a shared reflection" event. Former mayors of CISAL's partner municipalities presented main results and [...]

The construction of a Political Agenda for women in rural Cusco

By |October 23rd, 2018|Categories: Noticias|

The communities of Qorilazo in the Chumbivilcas province of Cusco, Peru, finally have a women’s political agenda. Its creation involved the participation of more than 180 women leaders from a variety of civil society organizations, [...]

Local Economic Development, Mining and Sustainability International Forum

By |October 22nd, 2018|Categories: Eventos|

On October 17th and 18th, the Local Economic Development, Mining and Sustainability International Forum was held in the city of Lima, Peru. The event was attended by mayors and officials of local governments of [...]

CISAL stands for Inclusive and Sustainable Communities in Latin America

By |October 1st, 2018|Categories: Noticias, Uncategorized|

CISAL stands for Inclusive and Sustainable Communities in Latin America  Sustainability is a key concept for the times we live in, and yet it is the great challenge of our generation. Working towards [...]