Caracol Televisión’s outstanding initiative
The Caracol Titans program stands out, recognizing leaders who develop initiatives in their communities in the following topics:
- Environmental sustainability.
- Technology and connectivity.
- On its fifth anniversary, the program recognized those people who, from anonymity, contribute significantly to the development of the country with activities or programs that positively, effectively and verifiably benefit individuals, social groups and communities from different regions of the country. This is a public recognition from Caracol TV and the sponsoring firms to people who without any remuneration contribute their knowledge, effort and time.
In 2018 five (5) Titans were recognized out of the 2,245 who had been nominated in 2017. Their programs concentrated on:
- Health brigades for vulnerable population in Palenquito, Bolívar.
- Development of a bionic eye for research in ophthalmology programs at universities throughout the country.
- Planting and recuperation of the Inírida flower as an employment opportunity for women heads of families from indigenous communities.
- Training for young minors and their parents on the handling of personal information in social networks to avoid risks.
- Musical education for youngsters with visual disability in the city of Cartagena.