Author Archives: Administrador

Clean Water Project Update (formerly dry/composting toilets)

Prior to the arrival of Engineers without Borders in August of 2011, the water committee of El Pital approached Un Mundo to discuss and make a formal solicitation to us to help achieve an improved and more sustainable potable water … Continue reading

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Midwife Project Update

Since our event in May with the midwives, we have not had any project activities. Due to funding restrictions and insecurity of Un Mundo’s future, we have decided to limit activities for this project this year until we have more … Continue reading

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Women’s Group – Brisas del Cangrejal Update

The Women’s Group group, Brisas del Cangrejal, has stayed active and is currently composed of 11 women.  They have incorporated new women in the group over the past few months, but at the same time there have been a few … Continue reading

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New Horizons Scholarship Project Update

The two scholarship students (Eldy and Heidy) have been incorporated into the organization since August, and are working full time on staff.  They have also begun an orientation designed by Un Mundo which covers the admission exam and process, the … Continue reading

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High School Project Update

The construction of the first stage of the workshops has progressed significantly, having finished the walls for the first level of one of the buildings, now waiting for the next disbursement of funds to lay the ceiling and floor for … Continue reading

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Library Project Update

The Library committee and the kindergarden committee are working together to achieve the goals of the project which is to remodel and contruct the local kindergarden and construct a community library on top of the kindergarden. Although both groups have … Continue reading

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Cangrejal Special Education & Health Project Update

The Special Education and Health Association of the Cangrejal Valley (ASEC – the parent committee) has maintained the same group of children since the beginning of the year.  ASEC have identified the areas of programming to later work on developing … Continue reading

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Midwife Network Project Update

General Information The midwives in the región have felt much more motivated and appreciated by the work they do thanks to the efforts of Un Mundo to recognize the importance of their work and help improve the work conditions of … Continue reading

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Womens Group Update

General Information Currently the women’s group is holding meetings every Thursday of each week at 2pm. Among the strengths of the group has been the identification of objectives and goals for the short, médium and long-term. Additionally the group has … Continue reading

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Arts & Cultural Festival Update

General Information Despite not having received funds or one positive funding request, in April of 2011 we decided to hold another arts and cultural festival due to the high demand and interest from the part of the communities. Kency Cantillano, … Continue reading

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