Comite de Reconstruccion y Desarrollo Economico y Social de Comunidades de Suchitoto (CRDESC)

 

Country

El Salvador

Organization

Comite de Reconstruccion y Desarrollo Economico y Social de Comunidades de Suchitoto (CRDESC)

CRDESC was founded in 1987 to support communities of Suchitoto displaced by the civil war in El Salvador during the 1980s and 90s. It provides assistance to 26 member rural communities in one of the poorest regions of El Salvador in sustainable economic development, environmental management and civic participation.

Project

Strengthening Women and Youth's Natural Resource Rights Agendas

Purpose: To strengthen women and youth's participation in defending their natural resource rights through workshops that build youth's organizing capacity, women-led agricultural production initiatives, and leadership development trainings.

Project Grant Amount $24,000
Total Grants Received $130,280
Years Supported 6
Theme Natural Resource Rights and Economic Justice
Population Served Youth, Women, Farmers and fisherfolk