Project Social and Solidarity Economy
Territorial Peace: Strengthening local stakeholders for peacebuilding and the development of alternative economic models in Northern Cauca
To contribute to the implementation of the Peace Agreement in Colombia from a territorial peace approach, by means of strengthening the community, family and rural economy, and promoting the social and solidarity-based economy (ESS) and rural cooperative movement, with contributions from the Basque experience in ESS and local development.
The project fosters training and technical assistance in the Basque Autonomous Community (BAC) and Cauca for productive development, with the active participation of productive and local organisations and social movements, together with former combatants of the FARC-EP, in two municipalities in Northern Cauca (Buenos Aires and Caldono), based on the solidarity-based economy and rural cooperative movement. In the Basque Country, the process will be mainstreamed with public entities, DNGOs, universities and social movements, with the Basque experience in the solidarity-based economy and cooperative movement.
• Research: Intercultural social dialogue in multicultural territories that embrace reintegration processes. A contribution to territorial peacebuilding.
• Handbook: Social and Solidarity-Based Economy A contribution to territorial peacebuilding. Toolkit for community and social work in rural areas
• Handbook: We, the women of Northern Cauca, are progressing towards our economic autonomy: Achievements and challenges to put life at the centre.
Diploma in EES in Northern Cauca (June-September 2018)
Denunciamos las últimas amenazas contra organizaciones indígenas y afrodescendientes en el Cauca y el asesinato de Miller Correa, Consejero de la ACIN
Date: 2022 March 17
Two weeks in the Basque Country, Madrid and Cantabria to strengthen capabilities for the protection of organisations against human rights violations, murders and threats in northern Cauca
Date: 2021 December 10
Training and advocacy programme for indigenous, afro-colombian and peasant organisations of Northern Cauca (Colombia)
Date: 2021 November 15
Recognition Act: “Recognise me. Exiled Colombia in Euskadi”
Date: 2021 June 2