Community management planning for sustainable development

This experience explains how the community of Timboy Tiguasu organized, promoted and decided to lead its future after evaluating its own case. The objective was mid-term development planning for the community area, favouring management and implementation of different local projects and initiatives of sustainable agricultural production. The interest and willingness ofTimboy Tiguasu population to organize eased the analysis of needs, opportunities, strengths and weaknesses. A complement diet and chemical-free, fresh-green vegetable consumption increased food security among the families.

Photo: Apoyo a familias indígenas en la producción ecológica de hortalizas en el Chaco tarijeño. Credit: CERDET