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Community Mapping & Representativity

Community Mapping, originally uploaded by sonja.janousek.

I was recently facilitating a workshop to develop a socio-economic monitoring system for 3 communities in forest conservation project that pays them to protect their forest and avoid extraction. Continue reading

Puerto Hondo: Micro Banking Case Study

Project Background:Between September 2003 and June 2006 I worked for College of the Rockies on a CIDA (Canadian International Development Agency) funded Sustainable Tourism Project in Guayaquil, Ecuador. My position as coordinator entailed 2 related projects: i.) strengthening community eco-tourism and ii.) forming a community bank in the small town of Puerto Hondo. Continue reading