STANDARDS of quality
Kimirina understands quality as compliance with laws, regulations, technical standards; efficient use of human and material resources; generation of innovative and efficient solutions. All Kimirina processes: research, knowledge generation and management, programmatic intervention or management, advocacy and communication, resource generation and support processes such as administrative and financial management; they manage their own quality standards, both in their planning, as well as in their execution, in the monitoring and in the supervision and evaluation of results. Regarding the main or strategic processes of the institution, Kimirina works under a principle of research for action, that is, interventions are carried out based on validated scientific and community information. The execution of the interventions is executed based on plans, schedules and budgets where efficiency is managed in four axes: quality, quantity, cost and schedule and where solutions are sought to be innovative and cutting edge. In administrative and financial management, Kimirina is subject to laws, rules and regulations of the Ecuadorian State, internal policies and manuals, policies of its cooperators. Additionally, based on a transparency policy, it is subject to annual external audits and permanent review of the use of resources by donors.