|Title:||Colombia - Building Rural Entrepreneurial Capacities - Trust and Opportunities Programme - July, 2017|
photograph by XAVIER CERVERA / PANOS for IFAD 17/07/2017 This Building Rural Entrepreneurial Capacities - Trust and Opportunities Programme is broad in scope, aiming to tackle problems of inequalitiy and poverty in rural financial servicies. Its target group is composed of (aprox) 50,000 rural households living in extreme poverty across 17 departments in Colombia. Among these are small farmers ,indigenous groups, Afro-Latino communities, rural young people, families who have been forcibly displaced and households headed by women. The overall goal of the programme is to improve living conditions, income and employment in post-conflict rural areas.
Guapi municipality, in Cauca department, Colombia, has 26 groups, every group with (aprox) 15 people. Fabian Acosta (from Bogota city), Zoilo Salazar (from Cauca department) and Aurelio Gamboa (from Guapi town) of Ministerio de Agricultura de Colombia deal with them.
Pictured the group La Paz, with hens to enlarge and become chicken; with Graciela Obregon Solis, 56 years old ('representante' ,president), Rosinda Zuniga Rodriguez (60years old; pictured at her neighbourhood holding a pic portrait of her son Hector Serrano, who was killed by guerrilla (because he did not want to pay 'vacuna', extorsion) in his restaurant in Guapi centre, two years and one month ago), Elvira Segura Torres (46 years old), Aleyda Montano Cambindo (50years old), Gloria Valverde de Rebolledo, Nimia Perlaza Rayo, Rosa Valencia de Velasco, Maria Ruiz, Ernestina Mafla Rodriguez, Luz Ruiz Zuniga, Romelia Segura Montano, Luis Grueso Ruiz, Marlen Montano Lorcy, Rossy Barrios Espana
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|Photographer:||Xavier Cervera Vallve|
|Copyright:||© IFAD / Panos Pictures / Xavier Cervera|
|Categories:||New from Latin America and the Caribbean|