Activities

In response to concerns raised by the communities, other ventures emerged:

Contribution to soup kitchens for indigenous and creole kids (Santa Victoria Este, Salta) Years 1993/1996

Coordination of the scholarships program of the National Institute of Indigenous Affairs for high school students (Santa Victoria Este, Salta) Years 1997/2000

Allowance for Wichi bilingual teachers to give school support to children (Cañaveral, Salta) Year 1997

School, community and family organic farms (Pozo El Tigre y Cañaveral, Salta) Year 1997

Request for Emergency Operations before Anses and assistance in obtaining identification documents for the Wichi population (Los Blancos and Santa Victoria Este, Salta) Year 1998

Donations: radio transmitter, solar panels, etc (Community Qom Montecarmelo, Salta) Year 1998

Project: Support for Aboriginal Artisans of the Chané ethnic group, financed by the Head of Mission Fund – Embassy of New Zealand (Campo Durán, Salta) Year 2003

Publication of Spanish/Wichi bilingual book “Raíces del Chaco Salteño”, made by students and teachers of two public schools from Chaco Salteño (declared of Provincial Interest). Contribution to publications that spread the indigenous culture (Year 2004)

Continuation of the Project: Support for Aboriginal Artisans of the Chané ethnic group, financed by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation – Embassy of Switzerland (Campo Durán, Salta)

Strengthening the Chané Crafts Project, financed by the Head of Mission Fund – Embassy of New Zealand (Campo Durán, Salta) (Year 2005)

Grant for “Food support and nutritional training” Project (Pilagá Community, Las Lomitas, Formosa) (Year 2005)

Project “Water for my community” Rainwater harvesting, Elementary School “Buena Fe” Pozo El Tigre (Salta) Year 2006

Supply of tools and materials for building a fence for the school organic farm, in support of the “How well we feed ourselves” program, organized by teachers and students at Elementary School No. 4171, Wichi community of La Merced (Salta) (year 2006)

Project “Let’s walk together from the beginning”, to facilitate the learning of the Spanish language to children of the Wichi and Chorote ethnic groups, who enter the first grades. Santa Victoria Este Elementary School, Salta (Years 2008/2009)

Collaboration with the Project “You will Reap your Sow – Productive School” Developed at Dr. Manuel Acevedo School (Elementary School N° 4073) in Sumalao, Cerrillos Department, Salta (years 2008/2009)

Financing of the Teacher training course for the first Wichi teacher of Santa Victoria Este Municipality (Years 2008/2010)

Plastic bottles recycling workshop (La Merced Community, Salta) (Year 2010)

Project Strengtheningof the Campo Durán Chané Community Survival Strategy, through agriculture and agroforestry, financed by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation – Embassy of Switzerland (Campo Durán, Salta) (Year 2012)

Project Tree Cultivation and use of non-wood forest products in the Chané Community of Campo Durán, province of Salta, financed by the National Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Fisheries (Campo Durán, Salta) (Years 2012/2015)