To foster a harmonious, democratic, and self-sustainable space where we put values in practice and implement effective and efficient administrative mechanisms.

With communities:

To generate a critical and committed social fabric that takes a position on critical issues and defends our rights in order to improve our lives.


To accompany and facilitate processes of popular education and communication to girls, boys, teenagers, women, men, community organizations and cooperatives.


To strengthen international cooperation and relations among organizations, institutions, projects, villages, and progressive social movements, with an emphasis in America.

ADES receives recognition in Guatemala for its environmental work

Communities and the municipality of Mataquescuintla in the Jalapa department of Guatemala, presented an award to Vidalina Morales for ADES’s struggle against metallic mining exploration in Cabañas.




Community Organizing and Accompaniment Program
The Community Accompaniment Program is fundamental to our direct work with communities seeking to improve their lives.
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Sustainable Agriculture

The Sustainable Agriculture Program facilitates trainings and the application of organic agriculture techniques, gradually advancing...
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Water Resources Management Program

Using a watershed management and planning approach, ADES’ Water Resources Management Program accompanies communities in the following processes...
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By ASOTICO Santa Marta
Asociación para las Tecnologías de la Información y la Comunicación Comunal