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Afro-Colombian and Indigenous Program (ACIP)

Improving the Social Status, Increasing Incomes of Afro-Colombian and Indigenous Peoples RELATED NEWS See More Summary Ethnic minority populations are …

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Improving the Social Status, Increasing Incomes Of Afro-Colombian And Indigenous Peoples Building on activities under the USAID-funded Afro-Colombian and Indigenous …

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USAID Specialty Coffee Program

Leveraging Public-Private Partnerships To Increase Coffee Growers’ Incomes The USAID Specialty Coffee Program in Colombia assisted over 30,000 farmers to …

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Colombia ACIP Participants Showcase Traditional Songs at International Theater Festival

In March, Afro-Colombian singers from the northwestern Chocó region captivated audiences with their alabaos, or sacred burial songs, at the Ibero-American …

Colombia ACIP Partners with Indigenous Community to Preserve Language

In commemoration of UNESCO’s International Mother Language Day on February 21, we recognize the Afro-Colombian and Indigenous Program (ACIP), our …

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World Bank Hosts Discussion on Gender Equity in Coffee Value Chain

Kimberly Easson, Vice President of Strategic Partnerships and Gender Program Advisor of the Coffee Quality Institute (CQI), presented at a …

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Colombia ACIP Lauded for Efforts to Foster Diversity

Last fall, ACDI/VOCA’s Internal Diversity Task Force reached out to field staff to learn how their projects ensure staff diversity. …

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ACIP Support Attracts Colombian Clothier to Invest in Quibdó

In partnership with the magazine Semana, the USAID-funded Afro-Colombian and Indigenous Program (ACIP) supported the Quibdó Festival Detonante, a three-day …

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Soccer as Catalyst for Social Change for Youth in Colombia

In Timbiquí, Cauca, in Colombia’s Pacific region, the Afro-Colombian and Indigenous Program (ACIP) and Fundación Tiempo de Juego harness soccer, …

Colombia ACIP Project Employs Innovative Technologies to Teach Children about Race and Ethnicity

Because racial discrimination and negative perceptions about ethnicity are often deep-seated, Colombia’s Afro-Colombian and Indigenous Program (ACIP) shares positive messaging …