Project Polo: Citizen Dialogues “Citizen Dialogues” Do you want to form a part of a regional project? Are you interested in subjects of community development? Do you want to give your opinion about the citizen participation in your state?   The POLO project is looking for 24 citizens to participate in discussion tables in Oaxaca! What is needed to participate?
  • Be between the ages 18 and 65 years old.
  • Be interested in subjects of community development, civil society, and/or citizen... Read more…

International Seminar: Open Government from local communities for Sustainable Development   This past September 12th, the “2nd International Seminar on Local Open Government for Sustainable Development”, held at Hotel Victoria, was organized by UNDP, USAID, NACI, GESOC A.C., Easy Government and PRO SOCIEDAD. In this event, Janett García López, Oaxaca Regional Community Coordinator of the Polo project, participated on behalf of SiKanda in the panel: Visibility of the plan of action from civil society: lessons and... Read more…

From the Field: Camping with the Youth Leaders Team By Adriana Pisanu The experience of the camp for the Youth Promoters, which was carried out in the Ecotourism Park of Huayapam, was very special for me. I collaborated in the planning of activities for the young people who participated and I greatly enjoyed designing the two-day camp program. In order to have a systematization of all the activities, I worked together with the team of  SiKanda in the creation of... Read more…

The Mixteca Region Begins Bilingual Intercultural Diploma in Community Governance
  • It seeks to strengthen citizen participation from exercising their rights.
  • Community leaders from 5 communities of Mixteca participate.
The Bilingual Intercultural Diploma in Community Governance for the Mixteca region was inaugurated last Friday, September 1st, with the participation of 45 leaders and key actors from 5 communities. The Diploma is part of the project "Community and intercultural governance for the exercise of social participation, accountability and human... Read more…

SiKanda carries out 3rd Youth Leaders Camp  
  • 13 adolescents participated from the Eastern Zaachila zone.
  • The expression of proposals was promoted for the improvement of the community.
  On the 18th and 19th of August, adolescents from the zone of Eastern Zaachila participated in the 3rd camp for Youth Promoters, which SiKanda A.C. held in the community of Huayapam, Oaxaca.   Through workshops, games, storytelling and other recreational activities, participants were sought to recognize themselves as actors who can generate... Read more…

Announcement: Intercultural Bilingual Diploma in Community Governance Begins  
  • It seeks to promote citizen participation through the exercise of their rights.
  • Community leaders of 5 communities of the Central Valleys participate.
  Saturday, the 26th of August, marked the inauguration of the Intercultural Bilingual Diploma in Community Governance, in which 45 leaders and key actors from 5 communities in the Central Valleys region participated as part of the project, “Community and Intercultural governance to exercise social participation, accountability, and... Read more…