A company, in collaboration with Costa Rican cooperative Sula Batsu developed a program on the strategic use of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) for a Sustainable Economic Development (SED) in Central America; the client is Dutch non-governmental organization (NGO) HIVOS.

The program formulation was based on a research realized in Nicaragua, Honduras, Costa Rica, El Salvador and Guatemala, amongst 38 local partner organizations from HIVOS that work in the field of Sustainable Agricultural Production, Renewable Energies, Microfinancing and ICT. Additionally, an analysis was performed on ICT and SED issues in Central America based on secondary sources.

The most important research outcomes, which were used to design the Central American program ReD-DES are:


A Company (Marije van Lidth de Jeude) with Sula Batsu (Kemly Camacho) for *HIVOS*

Location: Central America

Status: Completed

Year: 2007