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The Trust for the Americas joins the Caribbean School of Data initiative to train 100 young people in digital and data skills during 2020

2020/05/13

The Trust for the Americas, through its local partner, the Institute of Law and Economics (ILE), will kickstart the Caribbean School of Data online training module for the first cohort of 25 students on May 18th 2020.

Jamaica

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

Citi's DIA Urban Lab Jamaica and The Trust for the Americas host virtual ideathon

2020/04/02

50 young men and women from remote locations in Jamaica will present projects to offer solutions for the challenges posed by the COVID-19.

Jamaica

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

The Trust for the Americas presents technical note on Open Government in Costa Rica

2020/03/18

From an Open Government to an Open State in Costa Rica. A white paper by Rodrigo Irani, Project Manager at The Trust for the Americas This article reviews the experience of The Trust for the Americas, the Organization of American States and different instances of the Government of Costa Rica collaborating to promote social innovation at the service of citizens and have positioned Costa Rica as a leading state in the matter of open government in the region.

Costa Rica

The OAS Secretary General Calls on Member States to Consolidate their Democratic Efforts in the Region

2020/05/19

During the Permanent Council Session on May 14, issues related to democratic stability during the COVID-19 Pandemic were discussed. During this session, the work of the Trust for the Americas was highlighted. This work includes developing platforms and solutions that improve the management capacities of governments and interaction with civil society.

Proyecto VIVE generó estrategia de Capacitación y Oportunidades Económicas en el Contexto del COVID-19

2020/04/08

En The Trust for the Americas contribuimos a través del Proyecto VIVE, con oportunidades de aprendizaje y una red de apoyo para mujeres, durante la contingencia por el COVID-19.

Mexico

The Trust for the Americas launches Open Gov Steering Committee in Belize

2020/04/28

As part of the second phase of an Open Government project: Transformation to an Open Public Administration in Belize, The Trust for the Americas in coordination with the Organization of American States (OAS), announces the official formation of an Ad-hoc Multi-stakeholder Steering Committee: The Open Gov SC.

Belize

Open Government in times of COVID-19 in Costa Rica

2020/04/07

During the month of open virtuality in Costa Rica, The Trust for the Americas will hold virtual training sessions for civil society, government, and academia regarding relevant topics concerning the Coronavirus crisis in the region.

Costa Rica

Information Officials in Panama start virtual training on Open Government and Open Data

2020/04/22

This cycle of online courses trains public information officers in Panama in digital government and open data principles.

Panamá
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