This space is intended to shine the spotlight on the initiatives of Ecuadorian organisations that strive every day in the field to improve the daily lives of this country's inhabitants.
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- creating a synergy between them so they can exchange their respective experiences and optimise their know-how;
- organizing workshops, events, meetings and other forums where NGOs can exchange best practice, pool their experience, improve their skills through training, and in this way build a true network of local grass-roots initiatives;
- conducting audits on their operation, financing, needs, etc.;
- giving advice on project setup, specific funding research and communication;
- making the public aware of their involvement;
- improving their visibility at international scale.
This label is the official seal of the pledge and passion the mediated NGOs bring to their work, their performance and their management of the support they receive.
It is awarded by a commission composed of a team of French members and local auditors specialised in NGO location and study, following a complete audit.
Une Option de Plus has developed its activities in France and offers training programs for the volunteers of the organizations as well as for all interested volunteers of other organizations. We also undertake awareness activities on international solidarity in schools. Furthermore, we participate in various events of the associative life all year long. Watch the video shot during the 2012 Week of Solidarity.
UNITED FOR A BETTER ECUADOR !
Students from the medico-educational center of Zaruma have successfully passed the athletic events adapted to their disabilities that took place the 1st of August in Machala.
In August, Clave De Sur celebrated its 10th anniversary. Celebrations, wide range of musics and the general assembly were at the heart of the event. It was an overloaded month, but full of memories and emotions!
On August, Saturday 12th, the Don Bosco Medico-Educational Insitute has organised a Bingo game at the Zaruma Urcu’s farm of Zaruma so as to raise funds and finance the activities that will be held within the year. A pressure cooker, rice cooker, a suckling-pig, a hen, and also considerable quantities of milk, rice and sugar… These are some examples of the varied packages we hoped winning during this evening.
The « Rapflektion » project, created in 2006 in Germany, aims to enlarge the musical and personal development of young people. This year, the project is pursued in Guayaquil, in partnership with Goethe Institute and the German-Ecuadorian cultural center.
The pupils of the Don Bosco Medico-Educational Insitute are training for the Marathon that will take place in Piñas on November 6th. They practice every Tuesday, Wenesday and Thursday mornings : running, physical exercices, the shot… Even the teachers, trainers for the occasion, are participating with them.
As part of its 25th anniversary, Mi Cometa realised on October the 17th a festival of community integration in the district of Nueva Prosperina. The foundation organized community games and an artistic festival to which Clave de Sur took part with its rap group Rapflektion.
On October 28th, Las Marias invited its beneficiaries to drink a “colada morada” (typical drink made with blackberries). With the women’s group and the children’s group, they realised various documents and posters to prepare the event they will organise on November 25th.
UNISUR offers businesses and people in the south of Quito support in the implementation of policies of corporate social responsibility