Fortaleciendo Lazos en Cuncani

Marjorie Díaz Redolfo, IDEHPUCP ¡Hola a todos y todas! Somos un grupo de 16 estudiantes de diversas especialidades de la Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (PUCP) que busca llegar a Cuncani para poder trabajar con la comunidad un proyecto denominado Fortaleciendo Lazos en Cuncani, que contribuya a fortalecer su sentido de comunidad y las relaciones que existen entre sus miembros.Sigue leyendo «Fortaleciendo Lazos en Cuncani»

Strengthening ties within Cuncani

Marjorie Díaz Redolfo, IDEHPUCP Hi Everyone! We are a group of 17 young students from the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú (PUCP) in Lima and are on different programs of study. We’re looking forward to arriving to Cuncani in Cusco in order to work with the community on a project named ‘Strengthening Ties within Cuncani’, that willSigue leyendo «Strengthening ties within Cuncani»

My name is Kenji Misawa

«Kenji Fujimori?» «No, I’m Kenji Misawa» This conversation occurs frequently when I am meeting with people here in Peru for the first time. Kenji Fujimori is a business man/politician who has been serving as a congressman. His name is well known because of his father Alberto Fujimori, who was the 62nd Peruvian president from 1990Sigue leyendo «My name is Kenji Misawa»

Overcoming the First Challenges of the Greenhouses

By Madeline Greenwood (McGill University) I arrived in Cuncani for the first time just four weeks ago, and was immediately in awe of the scenery, and the way of life. Life isn’t easy in the high Andes, and I admire the way in which people go about their days, hiking for hours just to getSigue leyendo «Overcoming the First Challenges of the Greenhouses»

The Landscape of Global Nutrition Governance 

Carly Hayes, University of Waterloo (Nexos Comunitarios intern) Global governance is a term that is not well-defined by academics or practitioners – is there any way that we can really govern a world that consists of a vast multitude of different contexts and histories, especially in something as personal and cultural as the foods weSigue leyendo «The Landscape of Global Nutrition Governance «

Untangling the web of malnutrition

Carly Hayes (University of Waterloo) Malnutrition is a problem that spans multiple sectors: social, biological, environmental, and economic, just to name a few. What we have learned from interviews with community members, photos taken by school-aged children, speaking with experts, spending time with our family partners and gathering data from ministries, is that all ofSigue leyendo «Untangling the web of malnutrition»

+3.5 m….2017

  [Versión en Español / English Version] ¡Sólo tenemos 3.5 meses más, antes de empezar el 2017! Como es usual, aún tenemos pendientes varias metas que queremos cumplir, actividades que realizar y MUCHO, MUCHO por aprender. Como les hemos contado antes, hemos dedicado el 2016 a aprender sobre desnutrición en los Andes, específicamente en Cuncani.  NosSigue leyendo «+3.5 m….2017»