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Renewable alternative energy in indigenous communities.

Cauca - Chocó
2010

  • DONOR
    Ten Place Hotel, Mercy Corps y Cool Carbon Fund
  • BENEFICIARIES
    indigenous marginalized communities.
  • PARTNERS
    Ninguno
  • DURATION
    1 year.
Portada programa

Environment

The program of sustainable management of natural resources of Mercy Corps supports indigenous marginalized communities of Cauca and Choco in the implementation of projects of renewable alternative energies that support the conservation and restoration of the environment in the communities.

Them communities beneficiary of the Cauca of the population Nasa Paez seek incorporate technology of energy renewable for catch the potential energy of the watershed of Tierradentro and establish guards indigenous with autonomy energy renewable and environmentally beneficial.

also with support from Mercy Corps, the communities of Embera Katios del Darién integrate livestock and agricultural production with the energy generation through renewable energy alternative of bio-digesters technology, maximizing the benefits created from animal husbandry to improve their quality of life with sustainable management of natural resources.