What does ACOVICRUZ do?
ACOVICRUZ is the umbrella organisation of the «Bodies of Participation and Public Monitoring» (Participación y control social, PyCS) in the department of Santa Cruz and supports and accompanies those representatives of the civil soceity in the 56 municipalities of the department of Santa Cruz.
ACOVICRUZ provides space for democratic dialogue in which representatives of the civil society and local authorities can discuss the concerns of their municipalities.
ACOVICRUZ counsels the «Bodies of Participation and Public Monitoring» concerning their role as well es their rights and obligations, and offers workshops about administrative and juridical topics that are important for their work as representatives of the civil society.
ACOVICRUZ accompanies the «Bodies of Participation and Public Monitoring» in processes of dialogue and peaceful resolution of conflicts.