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The Trust for the Americas and the NGO Glasswing International sign a cooperation agreement to promote initiatives for the empowerment of vulnerable communities in Central America

2021/04/07

This partnership will train women, migrants, and youth to use digital and life skills to access economic opportunities.

El Salvador - Guatemala - Honduras

Presentación de Informe Costa Rica: caracterización y análisis de las políticas en materia de migración internacional y refugiados

2021/02/17

Betilde Muñoz, Directora de Inclusión Social de la OEA, agradeció por el trabajo conjunto del gobierno de Costa Rica, la Agencia Española de Cooperación Internacional para el Desarrollo, a la República de Corea y reconoció a The Trust for the Americas como socio en la implementación del trabajo a nivel de terreno, por contar con un amplio historial en Centroamérica, beneficiando a más de 150,000 miembros de comunidades vulnerables.

Costa Rica

Patricia Villela Marino is recognized with The Trust for the Americas/OAS 2020 Humanitarian Award

2020/12/08

The Executive Committee Board of The Trust for the Americas has selected Patricia Villela Marino as the winner of the 2020 Humanitarian Award for her leadership on programs that improve the odds for inmates and give them the tools to live productive and economically independent lives when they are released.

Antigua & Barbuda - Argentina - Belize - Brasil - Chile - Estados Unidos - Colombia - Canada - Costa Rica - Ecuador - El Salvador - Guatemala - Honduras - Jamaica - Mexico - Nicaragua - Panamá - Perú - Puerto Rico - República Dominicana - St. Kits & Nevis - St. Lucia - St. Vincent & Granadinas - Venezuela

Microsoft launches effort to provide digital skills to 25M people this year

2020/07/07

Microsoft launched an initiative Monday to teach digital skills to 25 million people who lost their jobs due to Covid-19 by the end of 2020. The company will combine resources from itself and its subsidiaries LinkedIn and GitHub to identify in-demand jobs and skills, provide free skills and job-seeking tools and low-cost certifications.

The Trust for the Americas re-elects its Executive Committee for 2020-2022

2020/05/19

During the first semi-annual Board of Directors meeting held on May 11, 2020, the members reelected the Executive Committee of The Trust for the Americas.

Estados Unidos

The Trust for the Americas Participates in the Event: "Youth for an Inclusive Future Post COVID-19"

2020/06/08

This round table event reunited young leaders from Latin America to reflect on the opportunities that the current pandemic could bring to the organizations working in the development sector. Secretary-General, Luis Almagro and Latin American singer Miguel Mendoza (known as Nacho) offered remarks regarding the challenges to guarantee more rights for people beyond the pandemic.

Antigua & Barbuda - Argentina - Belize - Brasil - Chile - Estados Unidos - Colombia - Canada - Costa Rica - Ecuador - El Salvador - Guatemala - Honduras - Jamaica - Mexico - Nicaragua - Panamá - Perú - Puerto Rico - República Dominicana - St. Kits & Nevis - St. Lucia - St. Vincent & Granadinas - Venezuela

Microsoft and The Trust for the Americas host virtual training for more than 200 people

2020/03/26

Teams es una plataforma que permite establecer comunicaciones unificadas en las organizaciones, ofreciendo funcionalidades como chat, reuniones, llamadas, colaboraciones, integración de aplicaciones o almacenamiento de archivos. The Trust for the Americas utiliza esta herramienta para coordinar sus operaciones en más de 20 países del hemisferio.

Argentina - Brasil - Chile - Estados Unidos - Colombia - Costa Rica - Ecuador - El Salvador - Honduras - Mexico - Panamá - Perú - Puerto Rico - República Dominicana

The Trust for the Americas y GSMA inspiran a niñas y mujeres en el uso de tecnología durante el GSMA Tech4Girls de Nueva York

2019/03/22

La iniciativa Tech4Girls de GSMA promueve el empoderamiento económico de mujeres y niñas y demuestra la capacidad transformadora de la creación de alianzas para reducir la brecha digital de género.

Estados Unidos
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