During my stay in Colombia I prepared training materials with proposals to introduce the gender perspective into de co-operation and humanitarian action projects. Those materials are focused in a practical approach attending the needs of the APS´ s staff. I those materials are included basic...

The Amazon basin is the part of South America drained by the Amazon River and its tributaries. The Amazon drainage basin covers an area of about 6,915,000 km2 (2,670,000 sq mi), or roughly 40 percent of the South American continent. It is located in the...

One of the activities that Alianza por la Solidaridad (ApS) develops and that are related to business advertising to strengthen the livelihoods of the targeted communities, is the workshop of advertising posters design to be place at the entrance of their businesses, which often is developed at...

A very interesting Humanitarian Action project that Alianza por la Solidaridad (ApS) develops in one of the rural settlements of Buenaventura, Department of Valle del Cauca, Colombia, is the support for an artisanal fishermen group. The Livelihoods area, of which I am part during these...