10.12 They visit Wenzel Anton Cologne, Germany
Wenzel Anton tour of Cologne, Germany, with the aim of carrying out documentary on cooperation in Chinandega Chinantlan Association with students and children with disabilities.
10.12 Technical visit of Bruno
Technical visit to Bruno technical exchange with three companies of Nicaragua vineras Agroindustrial Chinantlan plant.
06.12 Close Reading Campaign
Close reading promotion campaign in the Rose Park was closed with 9 Campaign 2012 Campaign integrated schools with 195 students result of the campaign was obtained anthology of children's stories for children Chinandega, measures thoughts, anecdotes, few pictographic, conferences, repetitive and predictable stories.
06.12 Training of teachers
Closing teacher training cycle 2012 with an evaluation activity attended by 110 teachers and administrative staff of five schools that participated in the training cycle, applying such pedagogical techniques learned, self-esteem, active pedagogy and multiple intelligence detection the classroom. Competition and is awarded to the top 3 places.
6.12 Parent Training
Clause training cycle of parents with children in the 5 schools attended a talk THROUGH exchange knowledge and attention applied to children in the issues, evaluation of the child and the child in her family, and family their characteristics, evaluation stage of the child and the child, school reinforcement strategy.
6.12 Young Fellows of the National Institute of Chinandega
Closing the year 2012, in response to 31 beneficiaries (adolescents and young) scholarship at the National Institute of Chinandega with vocational activities and self-esteem
6.12 March on HIV AIDS
November 28 march in solidarity with people living with HIV, Chinantlan Association, was present remembering that Chinandega is the city with the highest number of cases of people infected with the virus, in the department of Chinandega participating agencies and health institutions
School Gardens 11.10
School garden established by children from 5th and 6th grade of primary school level Divine Child in 2012, is growing corn and chayote pipianes.
11.10 playful activity with children
Group of children in playful activity retention and academic performance improvement project 100 Leverkusen 2012 campaign, school Infante Jose Montealegre
11.10 Teacher Training
Third teacher training from 6 primary schools, public issue of Chinandega with active learning (multiple intelligences) in the context of the Millennium Goal 2.
11.10 Packet Delivery scholarship school children
Third and final installment of motivational school kits to improve retention and academic performance to children served by Leverkusen 2012 campaign 6 100 public schools Chinandega.
11.10 Horizon Association scholarships from
Session sharing individual and collective motivation of students of the third year of medical school and a scholarship from Horizon Association scholarship for high school students in school Association Philemon Horizon Bank Projects Quintero
11.10 Association attended by Chinantlan
Building Chinantlan Brotherhood Association, attended in 2012 an estimated 20 cases of initiatives and projects, collective and individual, generating approximately 200 permanent and temporary jobs in the productive sectors, material (micro and small industries) and technical services (Education and Health). Contributing positively to the development of the municipal economy Chinandega.
11.10 Closing of contract Solidarity Project Youth Entrepreneurship
Building Chinantlan Brotherhood Association, signed a contract with the Solidarity Project Youth Entrepreneurship (The Future is Young) Contributing to the implementation of the project to the tune of U.S. $ 30,000, to provide options for specific and objective to Young Chinandega.
29.10 Chinandega Puerto Agroindustrial
Chinandega Puerto Agroindustrial, from 2008 promotes the implementation of 21 projects of different types harmoniously is establishing the triple helix model, validated in the Dutch city of Eindhoven Chinandega twin city, the rate of economic growth and the social Eindhoven are currently experiencing excellent results, this model is being replicated in other cities in the Netherlands and Europe thus Chinandega d under the objective of the Millennium 2 promotes the establishment of this model.
29.10 Technical Training for Food Industry
Project technical training program industry average in food processing with 5 outlets, vegetables, dairy, fruits, quality control, serial and seeds. The Colegio San Luis Beltran has been responsible for the installation of this race in conjunction with municipalities in Eindhoven and Chinandega, Ministry of Education, Dominicans and Private Enterprises of Food Industry of Chinandega, will invest a total of $ 100,000 in remodeling and laboratory equipment to serve food studies and research center of the students selected to enter the race. The educational program began in February 2013.
29.10 Training of 5 schools on Technical and Vocational Guidance
Teachers of secondary schools and five primary Chinandega were trained by experts from Eindhoven in technical and vocational guidance for two years who have implemented active, participatory methodology, in February 2013 the Ministry of Education to replicate the 23 schools technical vocational guidance practices that were experienced during 2011 and 2012 in these five schools, project-oriented profile agroindustrial port Chinandega.
29.10 Operating Levels of Chinandega Puerto Agroindustrial
Chinandega agro industrial port has an operating structure on 3 levels, strategic, tactical and operational. The strategic level is led by the Mayor of Chinandega, the representative of the Ministry of Education of Chinandega and a representative of the private companies in the Food Industry. The tactical level is led by a representative of the Municipality of Chinandega, a representative of the Ministry of Education, a representative of the Employers. The operational level is running technical agreements taken at strategic and tactical levels and the latter level members are public and private schools, private companies in the branch of the food industry and the municipal and / or those acting in a coordinated and enthusiastic, you can achieve the proposed objective for the project.
9.10 Technical Visit International Cooperation Agency of Japan
Technical visit of a representative work of the International Cooperation Agency of Japan Chinantlan Association for conducting future expert technical exchanges agribusiness Japanese food, with the same technical specialty Chinandega
28.09 Creole Chicken Breeding
By September 21, the Creole chicken raising activity for the beneficiaries of Chronic Renal Failure (CRF), has been extended to seven more beneficiaries with deliveries of hens and a rooster for them.
28.09 Meeting of Businessmen of Individual and Collective Enterprises
On September 21, five business representatives of individual and collective companies gathered at the Association Office of Chinantlan, as a way of proposing concrete actions that accompany business development, technology, financing of each of the companies wishing to join the project.
28.09 Group Volunteers for AIDS HIV PreventionThe volunteer group preventing transmission of HIV AIDS and sexually transmitted diseases has visited homes and has provided counseling to individuals, teens, and youth in August 2012.
27.09 School for Parents
On September 24, began a School Campaign for Parents at Andres Castro School, which was attended by 30 parents. We developed the theme of family.
21.09 Delivery of Medication for IRC Patients
September 19, 2012, Association Chinantlan gave specialized drug tests and reagents for creatinine and uric acid in a clinic for specialized care of patients who have chronic kidney disease. Located in the health center, Jose Ruby of El Viejo, an average of 1200 people will be attended. This grant is provided by the Forum for Nicaragua of Heidelberg in Germany and International Physicians.
04.09 Cooperative Agroindustrial Chinantlan
Cooperative Agroindustrial Chinantlan, R.L finished the construction of the extension of the industrial plant (floor) with 200 square meters of construction for use of storage of products in process and raw materia l(commodity).
03.09 Chinandega Cup 2012
The group of solidarity with Leverkusen's Nicaragua formed the annual league Footbal Camp Chinandega Cup 2012, in which teams from neighborhoods of Leverkusen's city took part. Funds of $6000 were collected to apply to projects that will be stimulated in Chinandega.
03.09 Visit of Volunteer, Rico Nolmeyer
On August 31, 2012, a volunteer youth, Rico Nolmeyer, arrived in Chinandega. He is from the solidarity group in Leverkusen, Germany. Rico Nolmeyer will take part in the celebration of 173 anniversary of Chinandega being declared a city and visiting different projects being executed in Chinandega, such as, Campaign 100, children being integrated into the formal educational system, and HIV AIDS prevention.
20.07.12 Children, Girls and Adolecentes in High Social Risk
14.06.12 Cooperative Agroindustrial Chinantlan, R.L visits E.E.U.U
17.12 Children and adolescents in a high social risk
In order to celebrate the finalization of a successful year of the project “futbol sala”, four districts with over 100 children and adolescents and their parents organized a ‘fiesta’ with self-made piñatas, music, dance, vocals, quizzes and other activities. In the end the children and adolescents evaluated the past year and proposed ideas so that we can improve further in the coming year.
16.12. 25 years of collaboration with Eindhoven and Leverkusen
The 10th of December marked the 25th anniversary of the collaboration with Eindhoven (Netherlands) and Leverkusen (Germany) was celebrated. In Leverkusen there was a big celebration with a live video transmission to Chinandega. In Chinandega there were celebrations with music, acknowledgment and flashbacks in the past. All participants were satisfied and thankful to be a part of this cooperation. In 25 years different areas profited from the successful cooperation with the objective to better the quality of life in Chinandega.
15.12 World-AIDS-day in Chinandega
On the 1st of December, Chinantlan realized an informational event in the central park of Chinandega, with more than 100 participating guests. Not only the information given out was of importance, but also the people’s interactivity on a topic of such significance. The participants were able to win small prices, as well as condoms, as the topic was relating to HIV, stigmatization and discrimination. It was a cheerful morning with dance and vocals, in order to show solidarity.
15.12. Visit with the delegation from Chinandega in Eindhoven and Leverkusen
The delegation’s visit (three representatives of the civil society and one representative of the
16.05. Donation from a pharmacy in our twinning city Leverkusen
The pharmacy “Birkenapotheke” from our twinning city Leverkusen in Germany and their owner Peter Siefen support the AIDS-Project of the Asociación Chinantlan with a donation. read more ...
11.05. Delivery of school packages
In the primary school Jesus de Nazareth we delivered in cooperation with the mayor of Chinandega, Miriam Padilla and the Dutch partners Cees Volwater and Tom Tindeman the first school packages for the children of the project Millennium Goals. read more ...
06.05. Installation of the irrigation system in the school gardens
Friday, May 6 the Asociación Chinantlan began with the installation of the irrigation system and the first seed in the Jesus de Nazareth school. About 50 children started working after they got introduced by an agricultural expert of Chinantlan and prepared the soil, installed the irrigation system and seeded Corn, Tomatoes, Paprika and Amaranth. see photos ...
27.04. Training for teachers in the establishment of school gardens
Wednesday 27th of April, we realized a practical-theoretical training for 30 teachers from the municipality of Chinandega on the topic the establishment and correct handling of school gardens. read more ...
16.04. Final of our Futbol Sala League
Saturday 16th of April we realized the final of our “Futbol Sala” League. In the central park they played the matches in front of the responsible of Chinantlan, the national Police and many fans of the teams. The first and second team won a set of football shirts. Also the best scorer of the league won a shirt of the football club PSV Eindhoven, donated by our twinning city from Holland. see photos ...
08.03. Campaign in Germany for child workers of Chinandega
In our twinning city Leverkusen, Germany the Nicaragua Group, as well as volunteers are starting a campaign for the child workers of the streets of Chinandega. read more ...
23.02. Meeting with representatives of rural communities in Chinandega
On February 23, 2011 Asociación Chinantlan realized a meeting with 12 farmers from rural communities in Chinandega. The meeting was directed by Edwin Mendoza from the ministry of agriculture (MAGFOR), who informed the participants about the actual situation of the market for basic grains like corn or beans. read more ...
21.02. Inauguration of the new season of our football league
Today, 21st of February the Asociación Chinantlan and the national Police of Nicaragua inaugurated the new season of our street football league with the 20 teams of young people in high social risk. Like in recent years the 20 teams are playing daily from 2 until 5 pm their matches in the city center of Chinandega. More than 100 adolescents and young adults from the different districts of Chinandega are participating, most of them in high social risk or with a criminal past. see photos ...
21.02. Presentation of the new project on education about sexual health
On the 10th of March a consortium of the European Union and the NGO’s Horizont 3000, GVC Italia, Casa del Joven, Centro Clinica Bilwi, Accion Medica Cristiana Nicaragua and Asociación Chinantlan will present the new project on the topic of education for adolescents and young adults about sexual and reproductive health. At the meeting two persons of each of the 13 communities of Chinandega will participate.
Election of the new Board of FODEL
On February 17 the Foundation of non-governmental organizations for the local development (FODEL) elected in a General Assembly their new board for the period 2011 – 2012. The new board contains the following members. read more ...
15.02. Presentation of the investigation results of our AIDS-Project
The two medicals who are realizing the Aids-Project of the Asociación Chinantlan presented in front of 40 members of the district Divino Niño the results of their investigations. From June until December 2010 the medicals and various volunteers took 1050 aids test in the population of the district. Among them they found 7 positive cases of VIH, all housewives.
09.02. Start of the process to introduce child workers in the school-system
This week the Asociación Chinantlan starts with the process of the introduction of 400 child workers from the streets of Chinandega into the educational system and to prepare them for the school year 2011 that starts soon.
08.02. Confirmation of the departmental commission for food security
Monday February 8, 2011 the Asociación Chinantlan and local partners confirmed the goals of the local commission of food security. They want to promote nutritive and healthy food in schools and houses, to improve the nutrition of children.
07.02. Change of the roof of the El Naranjo school
From the first until the 7th February 2011, the Asociación Chinantlan changed the roof of the El Naranjo school in Chinandega. The reparation was necessary, because the roof was damaged and contained cancer-causing asbestos. The old material was delivered and disposed on the local waste dump. The new roof now consists of corrugated iron. The change was financed by the Nicaragua Group Leverkusen, Germany with a budget of 1750 $. Seven people worked on the reparation. see photos ...
18.01. Formation of a preventive health center “Chinantlan”
In collaboration with the Nicaraguaforum Heidelberg, the Nicaragua-Group Leverkusen in Germany and the Town Hall of Eindhoven, Holland we are planning to establish a preventive health center for information and diagnostic for patients of chronic kidney disease, child nutrition, AIDS and the prevention of retinopathy of premature infants.
18.01. Visit of a delegation of Dutch mayors
This month a delegation of Dutch mayors from cities who have partnerships with Nicaragua, will visit the twinning towns in Nicaragua. With the official visit they want to improve the perspectives of development of these cities and furthermore to strengthen the partnership between Holland and Nicaragua.
18.01. Workshop for businesswomen
Today Maribel Espinoza, member of the Asociación Chinantlan realized a Workshop for 30 young businesswomen from all over Nicaragua on the topic of entrepreneurship in the College “Ave Maria” in Managua.
18.01. Workshop for psychologists from prisons in Nicaragua
On three days, starting today 18th of January, psychologists from prisons are gathered to discuss on the topic of socio-educational measures, to improve the attention of adolescents and young adults in the prisons of Nicaragua. The Asociación Chinantlan worked as a promoter of this meeting.
17.01. New project of education for young people on the topic of AIDS
In February the Asociación Chinantlan in cooperation with the organizations Casa del Joven, Horizontes 3000, AMC and GVC Italia, will start a new project. read more ...
13.01. Visit from the Nicaragua Group Leverkusen, Germany
From December 12 to January 13th Wolfgang Heep, member of the Nicaragua Group Leverkusen in Germany, visited Chinandega. read more ...
12.01. Campaign to introduce child workers in the educational system
On Tuesday, 11th of January Asociación Chinantlan, in cooperation with the town hall of Chinandega and other organizations ... read more
25.12. Delivery of solar dryers
In this week, we delivered 10 solar dryers to 100 beneficiating producers of Flor de Jamaica and basic grains like wheat and corn, from the municipality of Chinandega, El Viejo and El Realejo. These solar dryers, with a valor of 15.000 $, are financed by the German embassy in Managua and can dry up to 20 quintals of seeds. see picture ...