David Santiago Cano Salazar

Country representing

Colombia

Languages

Spanish
English

Education

  • San Buenaventura University
  • 4,1

Current organisation

TECHO - COLOMBIA

Current role

General Manager

Skills and Expertise

Community management
Fundraising
Recruitment

Areas of interest

Human Rights
Leadership
Peace and Conflict
Sustainable Development

Website & Social Links

I am passionate about

Actions

Committed to overcoming poverty and linking volunteers across the country; from TECHO, we have achieved more than 25,000 people with a better place to live; we have work in more than 100 informal settlements in the country. For more than 10 years we have generated confidence to articulate improvement projects in communities that TECHO is present. Around 700 community leaders have been trained with our methodology and have generated projects for their communities, working with more than 50,000 young volunteers have been linked to carry out more than 5,000 homes in the most forgotten places in Colombia. Together we have achieved 20 infrastructure project, such as streets, bridges, parks, and others. Finally, we have linked more than 500 companies and social organizations, who have believed in our work to overcome poverty, and in the power of youth leadership.