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2016 CO044 CO045 CO046 Girls, Boys, and Adolescents Building Peace in Cauca and Putumayo, Colombia

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  • date_range Mar 01, 2014 - May 31, 2016
  • autorenew Finalisation (Status)

The project seeks to contribute to pace-making in Cauca and Putumayo by means of the establishment of effective participation of indigenous boys, girls, adolescents and youth within decision-making spaces, for the promotion of protective environments and rights restoring. Furthermore the project aims duty bearers and traditional authorities to engage in synergistic actions that confront sexual violence against children in the context of armed conflict. The main activities implemented to achieve these goals are the implementation of the DEAL methodology with boys, girls and youth involved in indigenous sociopolitical organizations, the organization of inter-generational encounters between children, youth and adults, to discuss and share perspectives on their participation and protection needs, the organization of encounters among traditional indigenous authorities, public sector authorities, and adults community members, with the aim of setting up mechanisms to prevent and manage cases of sexual violence against children.

  • Human rights

  • Civilian peace-building, conflict prevention and resolution

  • Democratic participation and civil society

Participating Organisations

European Commission - Development and Cooperation-EuropeAid (co funding) Funding
War Child Holland (leading) Accountable
Asociacion de Cabildos Indigenas de Toribio Tacueyo y San Francisco (co implementing) Implementing
Corporacion Casa Amazonia (co implementing) Implementing
Netherlands - Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Conn@ct.Now co funding) Funding
War Child Holland (co funding) Funding


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