ISSN: 2173-8254

Special Issue. Balance of Decentralization in Ibero-America after after four decades

TECHNOLOGICAL STRENGTHENING PROGRAM FOR THE PROMOTION OF CITIZEN PARTICIPATION IN THE ASSOCIATIONS OF WOMEN IN THE MUNICIPALITY OF PASTO

Country: Colombia

This initiative allows to strengthen the processes of the different Instances of Participation of Women of the municipality of Pasto, within each social sector, population group and union to which they are due, as well as towards the Municipal Mayor of Pasto through the Secretariat of Women, Sexual Orientations and Gender Identities, and citizenship in general of the Municipality of Pasto. The HST Women Project aims, through a technological innovation of impact, the use of ICT and Digital literacy, to promote the strengthening of Citizen Participation and the empowerment of Gender Leadership in the different social sectors of Women who are represented in different unions and instances through the Citizen Council of Women of Pasto; For this, the direct involvement, technological appropriation and the reduction of the Digital Divide have been considered for the leaders of these associations as an essential element for the construction of Social Fabric and Territorial Representation in favor of the defense of their rights, and to combat violence and gender inequality. The implementation of this experience encompasses different projects, initiatives and activities framed within this program of technological strengthening for the promotion of citizen participation and gender leadership of women's associations in the Municipality of Pasto, seeking to impact both the urban sector and the rural. 






Proyecto financiado por la Agencia Andaluza de Cooperación Internacional para el Desarrollo