Knowledge Products

To share the knowledge of different stakeholders of the network of HORIZONT3000, we present a selection of well prepared good practices, and experiences learned from failure from organisations of the global south, capitalized via our experience capitalization process!  

Good Practice: Saving and credit scheme mobilization

Country: Tanzania; Organization: ADP Mbozi

AT A GLANCE: Saving and credit scheme mobilization as a strategy for project sustainability (English)

AT A GLANCE: Movilización de esquemas de ahorro y crédito como estratégicas para la sustentabilidad de proyectos (Spanish)

IN DETAIL: Saving and credit scheme mobilization as a strategy for project sustainability (English)

Learning from Failure: Farmers´ failing to manage revolving funds for constructing water tanks

Country: Uganda; Organization: Caritas MADDO

AT A GLANCE: Farmers´failing to manage revolving funds for constructing water tanks (English)

AT A GLANCE: El fallo de agricultores de manejar un fondo rotatorio para construir tanques de agua (Spanish)

IN DETAIL: Farmers´failing to manage revolving funds for constructing water tanks (English)

Good Practice: Agroecology - traditional and new knowledge

Country: Brazil; Organization: Pastoral Land Commission (CPT)

AT A GLANCE: Agroecology – Traditions and New Knowledge on the Lands of the West of Rio Grande do Norte (English)

AT A GLANCE: Agroecologia – Tradições e Novos Conhecimentos (Portuguese)

AT A GLANCE: Agroecología – Tradiciones y nuevos conocimientos (Spanish)

IN DETAIL: Agroecologia – Tradições e Novos Conhecimentos (Portuguese)

Learning from failure: EcoSan toilets use & waste management

Country: Kenya; Organization: Development Education Services For Community Empowerment (DESECE)

AT A GLANCE: EcoSan toilets use & waste management (English)

AT A GLANCE: Inodoros EcoSan y gestión de residuos (Spanish)

IN DETAIL: EcoSan toilets use & waste management (English)

Good Practice: in line with integral health and life through agro-ecology

Country: El Salvador; Organization: Centro Divina Providencia

AT A GLANCE: In line with integral health and life through agro-ecology (english)

AT A GLANCE: En sintonía con la salud integral y la vida a través de la agroecología (spanish)

IN DETAIL: En sintonía con la salud integral y la vida a través de la agroecología (spanish)

Additional Material

Testimonios: Huertos orgánicos – Centro Divina Providencia (spanish)

 

Good Practice: Bio-intensive crops applied by female peasants

Country: Nicaragua; Organization: Fundación entre Mujeres (FEM)

AT A GLANCE: Bio-intensive crops applied by female peasants (english)

AT A GLANCE: Cultivos biointensivos implementados por campesinas (spanish)

IN DETAIL: Cultivos biointensivos implementados por campesinas (spanish)

Additional Material

Testimonio: Promotora de Agroecología FEM (spanish)

Good Practice: Guaranteed credit using stock as collateral

Country: Senegal; Organization: Caritas diocésaine de Kaolack

AT A GLANCE: Guaranteed credit using stock as collateral (English)

AT A GLANCE: Le Warrantage céréalier – un crédit garanti par un stock différé (French)

AT A GLANCE: Crédito asegurado usando las existencias (stock) como garantía (Spanish)

IN DETAIL: Le Warrantage céréalier – un crédit garanti par un stock différé (French)

Good Practice: Connectivity, Electricity, and Education for Entrepreneurship (CE3)

Country: Uganda; Organization: Battery Operated System for Community Outreach (BOSCO)

AT A GLANCE: Connectivity, Electricity, and Education for Entrepreneurship (CE3) (English)

AT A GLANCE: Connectivity, Electricity, and Education for Entrepreneurship (CE3) (Spanish)

IN DETAIL: Connectivity, Electricity, and Education for Entrepreneurship (CE3) (English)

Additional Material

Booklet: The CE3 Project (English)

Good Practice: Self-saving and community microcredit systems

AT A GLANCE: Self-saving and community microcredit systems (English)

AT A GLANCE: Self-saving and community microcredit systems (Spanish)

IN DETAIL: Self-saving and community microcredit systems (Spanish)

Additional Material

Manual Self-saving systems (Spanish)

Good Practice: Flor de Maíz - Alternative sources of income for women

Country: El Salvador; Organization: Fundación Hermano Mercedes Ruíz (FUNDAHMER)

AT A GLANCE: Colectivo Flor de Maíz – Alternative income sources for women (English)

AT A GLANCE: Colectivo Flor de Maíz – Caminando hacia una economía alternativa (Spanish)

IN DETAIL: Colectivo Flor de Maíz – Caminando hacia una economía alternativa (Spanish)

Good Practice: Community Management of Forests

Country: Senegal; Organization: Caritas Kaolack

AT A GLANCE- Community Management of Forests (English)

AT A GLANCE: Mise en défense communautaire (French)

AT A GLANCE: Gestión comunitaria de los bosques (Spanish)

IN DETAIL: Mise en défense communautaire (French)

Good Practice: EcoSan Toilets

Country: Uganda; Organization: St. Joseph’s Hospital Kitgum

AT A GLANCE: EcoSan Toilets (English)

AT A GLANCE: Assainissement écologique – Toilettes sèches à séparation d’urine (French)

AT A GLANCE: Inodoros EcoSan (Spanish)

IN DETAIL: EcoSan Toilets (English)

IN DETAIL: Assainissement écologique – Toilettes sèches à séparation d’urine (French)

Additional material

Compendium of Sanitation Systems and Technologies (English)

Good Practice: Environmental Sanitation at Lacor Hospital

Country: Uganda; Organization: St Mary’s Hospital Lacor

AT A GLANCE: Environmental Sanitation at Lacor Hospital (English)

AT A GLANCE: Saneamiento Ambiental en el Hospital Lacor (Spanish)

IN DETAIL: Environmental Sanitation at Lacor Hospital (English)

Good Practice: Community Health Diagnosis - WASH Needs Assessment

Country: Uganda; Organization: Partners for Community Health and Development Organisation (PACHEDO)

AT A GLANCE: Community Health Diagnosis – WASH needs assessment (English)

AT A GLANCE: Diagnóstico de salud comunitario – WASH evaluación de necesidades (Spanish)

IN DETAIL: Community Health Diagnosis – WASH needs assessment (English)

Good Practice: Systematization

Country: Global; Organization: Various

AT A GLANCE: Systematization (English)

AT A GLANCE: Systematization (Spanish)

Additional Material

Handbook Systematization – Learning from our experience (2015) (English)

Manual de sistematización participativa – Aprendiendo de nuestra experiencia (Spanish)

Guide à la systémisation participative – Aprendre a partir de notre experience (French)

Doing, knowing, learning: Case Study on systematization of experiences based on the knowledge management of HORIZONT3000 (English)

Example of a systematization document

Systematisation: TRIALOG in the enlarged EU – 15 years supporting civil society to engage in development (short version) (English)

Good Practice: Entrepreneurial Solid Waste Management

Country: Uganda; Organization: Youth Environment System (YES)

AT A GLANCE: Entrepreneurial Solid Waste Management (English)

AT A GLANCE: Gestión empresarial de residuos sólidos (Spanish)

AT A GLANCE: Gestion entrepreneuriale des déchets solides (French)

IN DETAIL: Entrepreneurial Solid Waste Management (English)

IN DETAIL: Gestion entrepreneuriale des déchets solides (French)

 

Good Practice: ERI - Enabling Rural Innovation

 

Country: Region East Africa; Organization: Various (Programme ERI)

AT A GLANCE: ERI (English)

AT A GLANCE: Facilitar la Innovación Rural (Spanish)

IN DETAIL: ERI (English)

Additional Materials

Enabling Rural Innovation (ERI) – Farmer Facilitator’s Manual (English)

Manual Enabling Rural Innovation (ERI) Intro (English)

Good Practice: Universities tackling Climate Change

Country: Nicaragua; Organization: Bluefields Indian and Caribbean University (BICU)

AT A GLANCE: Universities against Climate Change (English)

AT A GLANCE: Universidades frente al Cambio Climatico (Spanish)

IN DETAIL: Universidades frente al Cambio Climático (Spanish)