This project is an initiative to promote and encourage non-violence in the town of Sorata (capital of the 1st Section) using: phones, social networks, digital photographs, to have leaders that promote non-violence, prevention and reduction of this practice, and promote the culture of peace, establishing an information network.
What locality or neighborhood will your project focus on?
Describe the specific community with whom you will be working.
We want to prevent violence in a municipality where conflicts are rare but violent common practices can become long-term influences as given in large cities, through this project we seek preventive have a different result
What kinds of news, stories and other content will be created?
Exchange of knowledge and experiences, stories of awareness, promotion bulletins “Culture of Peace”
Stories awareness in favor of non-violence
Confidential support line against nonviolence.
Gathering community input to the network.
What technologies and digital tools do you plan to use in the trainings?
Describe the connections that you or your organization have already established that will contribute to the success of the project.
Currently the Association of Municipalities of Bolivia AMB also the Research Institute of Political Science and the UMSA
A future Ombudswoman Swiss Cooperation, Cot Bolivia, general direction of prevention and elimination of all forms of gender-based violence.
How many participants do you think will be involved in your project?
Will be 30 participants from 13 years onwards regardless, the incentive will be delivering work material, training in information technology and communication (ICT) and after completion of training shall be entitled to a Certificate awarded by the UMSA, will selected schools and colleges who are interested and active peaceful practices and also wanted to bring to your town
Besides the microgrant funding, what other resources and support are you seeking for your project to ensure its success?
Entel SA (Empresa Nacional de Telecomunicaciones Bolivia)
GAMS Government of Sorata
Nelson Rodriguez Castellon
Jóvenes Munícipes Organizados
April 5, 2013
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