Let’s Commit to Agroecology

Since 2015, Sembrandopaz has been organizing awareness workshops on agroecological practices and food safety in the community of Libertad, San Onofre municipality. This project has been well received by the leaders. It has increased the spirit of participation and collective work, leading them to reflect on how to cultivate in a healthier and earth friendly…

Food Security and Livelihoods: How the Mennonite Brethren Church Used Rice Production to Secure Food and Build Peace in Communities in Chocó.

It has been almost 9 years since the Mennonite Brethren (MB) Church’s agriculture foundation, known in Spanish as Foundacion Agropecuaria Tejiendo Esperanza (FAGROTES), started working with farmers to grow rice and later cacao at a large scale in the municipalities of the San Juan, Chocó – Colombia. Initially, the desire to work with farmers to…

Dry Rivers and River Walks

  The Montes de Maria, where Pichilin is located, has a lot to offer. There are beautiful views, mountains and crops of all different kinds. However, there is a major problem that takes away some of the beauty. The problem is a severe lack of water. One of the ways that the lack of water…

CPT in the Land of Cacao

The community of Garzal has been accompanied by various organizations, it is known by all that Pastor Salvador has a rooster that crows at unusual hours and that it is one of the challenges we find there. Because of the crowing of the rooster it is difficult to stay asleep before the sun rises. While…

Environment! A Call for Awareness

One of the topics most talked about these days because of climate change is taking care of the environment, but are we caring for the environment or, on the contrary, are we helping to destroy it? Despite the different campaigns that we see daily about taking care of the environment, it’s common to find that…

The Work of Our Partners

Global warming, Climate change, Natural disasters, Contaminated water sources, Droughts, Floods, etc For the 6th round of our blogs, we want to show the initiatives and efforts of organizations and small communities as they think about the environment and how they respond to the social dynamic, etc. Today, in our world we can find many…