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Changes in climate will have a profound impact on both human activities and ecosystems.





RURAL COMMUNITIES OF THE DISTRICT 8 OF SUCRE BENEFIT FROM MICRO-IRRIGA


Planed and executed by the NGO Sumaj Punchay , the project: Improving the capacity of response to the effects of the climate changes through the sustainable management of water resources, assisted the population of the communities of Majada, Chullchuta, Purunquila and Picachulo of the District 8 of Sucre, Chuquisaca, with the construction of micro-irrigation systems.

These actions were carried out to improve the resilience of the families in rural areas facing the hardships of climate changes. The families of four communities are now happy to make the most of twenty micro-irrigation systems that provide permanent irrigation to their orchards, therefore increasing their organic production of vegetables and improving their livelihoods.

The authorities of the district, the director of Sumaj Punchay, the community chiefs and the beneficiaries inaugurated the systems in a day of cultural activities