School Gardens/Marcala, La PazHuertos Escolares/Marcala, La Paz

ADEC through its Health and Hygiene program in schools is promoting school gardens in this year is working with schools in the communities of Los Charcos, El Pastal, Mogola and Llano Largo, a total of 230 children are benefiting from a healthy diet, ADEC are implementing a new way of working where you are involving parents of children, which is producing excellent results also are  benefited … [More]

Monitoring of ceramic filters in Fátima/MarcalaMonitoreo de los filtros de cerámicas en Fátima/Marcala


Oneida Lara from ADEC, Sammy Declercq from the university college ‘Arteveldehogeschool’ and Sandra Lorena, healthcare volunteer, visited 15 families in the comunity of Fátima/Marcala to monitor the ceramic filters. They realized 15 quick tests on the absence/presence of fecal coliforms. 13 tests were negative, 2 of them positive. Oneida Lara also explained … [More]

Student of the city of Ghent / Belgium makes his practice in ADEC.Estudiante de la ciudad de Ghent/Bélgica hace su práctica en ADEC

The student Sammy Declerq who is in the last year of studies in Social Work at University College Ghent Artevelde, is conducting his practice in ADEC, with the aim of acquiring skills to start as a social worker, Sammy and Oneida Lara of ADEC give training to childrens in rural schools in the municipality of Marcalan , Department of La Paz, on issues related to personal hygiene, importance of water… [More]