Online Resources Related Entities
The following are the entities and organizations that are related to the Coffee Cultural Landscape of Colombia (PCC). They face the challenge of enhancing the advantages of this world heritage site.
Ministry of Culture – Colombian Coffee Growers Federation – Departmental and Municipal Coffee Grower Committees of Risaralda, Caldas, Quindío and Valle – Technological University of Pereira (Universidad Tecnológica de Pereira) – Popular Catholic University of Risaralda (Universidad Católica Popular de Risaralda) – National University (Manizales) (Universidad Nacional sede Manizales) – University of Caldas (Universidad de Caldas) – University of Quindío (Universidad del Quindío) – Gran Colombia University (Armenia) (Universidad la Gran Colombia sede Armenia) – University of Valle (Universidad del Valle) – Red Alma Mater – Regional Autonomous Corporations of Risaralda, Caldas, Quindío, and Valle – Governorates of Caldas, Quindío, Risaralda and Valle – Departmental Secretaries of Culture.
The United Nations Education, Scientific and Cultural Organization´s (Unesco) main objective is to contribute to world peace and security through education, science and communications. UNESCO helps nations have a more efficient management of their development in order to foment modernization and progress without compromising identity and cultural diversity.
Colombia´s Ministry of Culture is the government entity in charge of coordinating, regulating and issuing the regulations concerning the preservation and promotion of Colombia´s multiple cultural expressions.
The Colombian Coffee Growers Federation (FNC) works on several fronts in order to improve the quality of life of Colombian coffee growers. Through its guild representation, the FNC protects the interests of coffee growers in Colombia and abroad. Its democratic system ensures the legitimacy and representativeness of the organization.
University of Caldas, University of Quindío, Technological University of Pereira and University of Tolima are all members of the RED. University of Valle (Cartago), National University (Manizales), Superior School of Public Administration, Eastern Caldas Integrated School, and Central Unit of Valle de Cauca are permanent guests.