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World Bee Day – May 20

World Bee Day – May 20 May 20th was declared World Bee Day by the United Nations in 2018, reaffirming the commitment of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) taken in 2015, and in particular SDG 15 “Earth Life”. The Impulso Verde Foundation is committed to the protection of bees by developing a beekeeping project with…

Indigenous Association of Entrepreneurial Women

A new partnership joins the network of nurseries: The “Indigenous Association of Entrepreneurial Women

The Mujer Emprendedora Association is located on la vereda La Boyera municipality of Cumbal. It is made up of 45 female women mostly residents of the rural area which has been affected in its past by the armed conflict. Since its inception, the organization contributes to the community by developing activities that seek to involve women mainly in projects with a sense of leadership and ownership of the territory. The Association is born from the struggle for territory and the claim of rights for insecurity. The organization was established with the aim of improving the quality of life of each of the partners, seeking gender equality and the participation of each of them and them because men, children and the elderly have also integrated.

Visit of the French Development Agency (AFD)

Visit of the French Development Agency (AFD)

At the end of 2018, the three French associations, Up2green Reforestation, Envol Vert and Forestever, decided to organize themselves in consortium to respond to a call for the French Development Agency (AFD) and to present a common project for the “Restoration of forest ecosystems, alternatives to deforestation and strengthening of civil society with indigenous communities, Afro-descendants and / or victims and displaced from the internal conflict in Colombia”.