The State of Oaxaca has high rates of poverty and they are due to the low income generated by households and the inequity in their distribution. The entity also presents considerable lags in all dimensions in measuring multidimensional poverty and highlights the percentage of people with food deprivation.
In the analysis carried out by the World Bank on poverty in the State of Oaxaca, it states that persistent poverty is due to the fact that the population with fewer resources does not have the conditions to develop their income-generating capacities, including human capital and capital. physical to invest in the development of economic activity and that, furthermore, the environmental conditions do not generate productive opportunities for the use of existing capacities. From this derives the proposal to redirect efforts towards investments in skills and opportunities in the poorest areas.
Fundación Ávila Cruz AC, acts to reduce the deficiencies with greater dimension in multidimensional poverty, increase cognitive capacities and generate sustainable changes in the vulnerable population by age, sex or with any disability in a situation of extreme poverty inhabited by indigenous, Afro-Mexican and / or urban areas with a high and medium level of social backwardness.
Fundación Ávila Cruz AC, intervenes with its own model of theory of change and focuses on the strategy of: Human Development (food and nutritional security; health and well-being; and culture for sustainable development).
Fundación Ávila Cruz AC, works with four transversal axes:
Gender and human rights approach: Foster the inclusive participation of women in decision-making and in project planning and implementation, as well as empowering them to see themselves as agents of their own change.
Education approach: Ensure the increase of cognitive capacities for their development, as well as strengthen those existing in the community and ensure inclusive participatory processes that allow the participation of the beneficiary communities in all stages of development.
Intercultural approach: Encourage coexistence between people of different cultures through a view focused on the person as the protagonist and holder of rights.
Strengthen access to nutritious and quality food, increase cognitive capacities, generate technological use and sustainable changes through strategic programs and projects:
Encourage individual and community changes using participatory, organizational and healthy approaches and generate technological use through sustainable strategic programs and projects:
Strengthen the culture for the development of the vulnerable population, increase cognitive capacities, generate technological use and sustainable changes through programs and strategic projects: