PROJECT: CAPACITY BUILDING OF WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS OF INDIGENOUS COMMUNITIES OF HUANCCARA AND CCOÑAMURO

Galería fotográfica del proyecto

This project was developed in the communities of Ccoñamuro and Huanccara where the raising of guinea pigs was carried out in the traditional way inside the homes. To increasing productivity it became more tecnical with a technical management of this upbringing, accompanied by good management of cultivated grasses and training to improve their organizational capacity to be headed by women producers and to be recognized by the Ministry of Agriculture as a "guinea pig breeder organization", it allowing them to participate in events such as county fairs, local and share experiences that will strengthen their capabilities to personal and group level.

The project was carried out with funding from Bilbao Bizkaia Kutxa (BBK) and thanks to the support of Social Cultural Innovation Foundation (FISC).

GENERAL OBJECTIVE:

SPECIFIC OBJECTIVE:

INTERVENTION AREA:

REGION

PROVINCES

MUNICIPALITY

COMMUNITIES

CUSCO

QUISPICANCHI

District Municipality of Urcos

Ccoñamuro

Huanccara

PARTICIPANT POPULATION: 40 men and women in the intervention communities in situations of extreme poverty.

PROJECT DURATION: 2009 – 2010