Children's Land:Promoting responsible citizenship

 
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Children's Land:Promoting responsible citizenship

Children's Land:Promoting responsible citizenship
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Motivational Workshop with children from Medellín

Motivational Workshop with children from Medellín
One of the first activities that we offer to the community are the motivational workshops, which provide basic information and serve as an introduction to the Children`s Land Program (view small | med | large | orig)

Learning arts and crafts

Learning arts and crafts
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Having fun

Having fun
Children`s Land Provides children of low income households with an appropriate and healthy space to have fun and enjoy each others company while growing as responsible and committed citizens. (view small | med | large | orig)

Learning about the environment

Learning about the environment
Environmental awarness is one of Children`s Land main components. (view small | med | large | orig)

Children`s Land beneficiary

Children`s Land beneficiary
As one of the project`s beneficiaries, this child will have access to several recreation activities as well as trainning in environmental health, sustainable development and children`s rights. (view small | med | large | orig)

View of Medellin from the 13th comune

View of Medellin from the 13th comune
Once one of the most violent places on earth, the 13th comune holds 134.365 inhabitants, (6.5% of Medellín`s total population), most of them live in extremy poverty and many have come to the city fleeing conflict situations in rural Colombia (view small | med | large | orig)

Children`s Land design proposal

Children`s Land design proposal
With the program`s guidance children decide how they will use their plot of land. (view small | med | large | orig)

Drawing made by Yerelin Cardenas

Drawing made by Yerelin Cardenas
"Lets take care of our environment, lets not pollute it" (view small | med | large | orig)

Andrea Cardona: elected childrens' representative

Andrea Cardona: elected childrens' representative
Each Children`s Land Plot has a child representative elected by his/her peers. (view small | med | large | orig)

Funded

Combined with other sources of funding, this project raised enough money to fund the outlined activities and is no longer accepting donations.

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Organization

Project Leader

María Villa

Program Assistant
Envigado, Antioquia Colombia

Where is this project located?

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