Strategic Plan 

Vision

Mission

Goal

CESOSS envisions a sustainable, healthy, and thriving community where traditions connected to land and water are protected, preserved, and passed on to future generations. 

The mission of CESOSS is to protect historical acequias, water, and land in the Middle Rio Grande region.  

 

Overarching Goal - To build local capacity through programs and initiatives focused on the intersections of land, water, education, and the preservation of the local traditions across communities served.

How? - Utilizing education in its broadest form, as a tool for empowering and advocating for communities.

 

 

Areas of Engagement

Vision

CESOSS envisions a sustainable, healthy, and thriving community where traditions connected to land and water are protected, preserved, and passed on to future generations.

Mission

The mission of CESOSS is to protect historical acequias, water, and land in the Middle Rio Grande region.

Goal

Overarching Goal - To build local capacity through programs and initiatives focused on the intersections of land, water, education, and the preservation of the local traditions across communities served.

Advocacy

Leadership Training & Development

Community

Advocacy

 Advocacy work in the protection and preservation of traditions connected to land, water, and agricultural traditions

Leadership

Local leadership training and development that is long-term and is based on an indigenous framework and grounded within policy development, research, and community work

Community

  In close collaboration with the South Valley Regional Association of Acequias (SVRAA), CESOSS is helping to revitalize and reconnect the community to acequia culture and traditions

  • Advocacy work in the protection and preservation of traditions connected to land, water, and agricultural traditions

  • Local leadership training and development that is long-term and is based on an indigenous framework and grounded within policy development, research, and community work

  • In close collaboration with the South Valley Regional Association of Acequias (SVRAA), CESOSS is helping to revitalize and reconnect the community to acequia culture and traditions

  • Community-based and community-led research and education

  • Provide support services in the realm of research, leadership training, and diversity training for other organizations, associations, and institutions

Research

Encouraging and producing community-based and community-led research and education

Support

   Provide support services in the realm of research, leadership training, and diversity training for other organizations, associations, and institutions

Research

Support Services