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Corporate Social Responsibility: to involve Private Sector in the UNCCD Convention through the articulation with CSO´s and Goverment
Side Event or Special Event : Special Event
Name of contact:

Mrs. Griselda Leonor Maria Marrero Duarte​

Side Event Date: 19/09/2013 08:00
Organization contact: Fundacion Agreste Argentina
Hosting organization:

Fundacion Agreste Argentina​

Side Event Description:

The objective of the presentation is show one example of the synergies which works Fundacion Agreste through Corporate Social Responsibility and how  the CSO can be work together in differents projects to implementation the Convention.
Fundacion Agreste with the goverment of Paso Grande a little town in the province of San Luis, Republic of Argentina and the Company Kimberly Clark work togheter in a social and enviromental project to bring differents oportunities to the people.
As we implement the Convention in cooperation and joint participation between the three sectors, private-NGO-government.
The project offers:
- Provided free and safe access to water
• Recovering degraded drylands
• Recovering a watershed
• Producing aromatic spices and herbs in the greenhouse
• Improves goat rearing
• Build local capacities
• Build associations and cooperatives
• Transferring knowledge
That generate advocacy in public policy and make it a replicable project.

Coorganizations contact: Fundacion Agreste Argentina
Email address:
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