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14 06, 2017

A School for Our Children: A Community Unites

By |2018-02-15T00:04:34+00:00June 14th, 2017|Featured Success Stories, Food for Education, Hunger, Nicaragua, Nutrition|

A blue-and-white wooden schoolhouse sits in the center of Taleno—a fitting spot for a building that has become the heartbeat of this [...]

23 05, 2016

Inspiring Young Minds and Growing Knowledge with School Gardens

By |2018-02-16T20:43:40+00:00May 23rd, 2016|Agriculture, Food for Education, Food Security, Guatemala, Hunger, Nicaragua, Nutrition|

Accessing nutritious food isn’t readily available to everyone, and millions of children worldwide face food insecurity daily. A school meal is [...]

27 04, 2016

Fighting Zika Neighborhood to Neighborhood

By |2018-02-16T20:42:10+00:00April 27th, 2016|Disease Prevention & Mitigation, Empowering Women, Guatemala, Hardship, Health, Infectious Disease, Nicaragua|

By Blanca Lomeli Zika is causing worldwide concern because of its connection to dreadful birth defects. Now as infections continue to [...]

9 03, 2016

Empowered Women are Key to Transforming Communities

By |2018-02-16T20:42:58+00:00March 9th, 2016|Empowering Women, From the Leadership, Hardship, Nicaragua|

By Sarah Emerson This week, the world paused to commemorate International Women’s Day (IWD) on March 8, a time to focus [...]

29 02, 2016

Communities Unify to Make Nicaragua Safer

By |2018-02-16T20:34:52+00:00February 29th, 2016|Featured Success Stories, Hardship, Nicaragua, Urban Upgrading|

Lee walks confidently but leisurely through the same streets he has traversed for 49 years. He’s lived in Puerto Cabezas, Nicaragua, [...]

2 09, 2015

Brewing Success with Coffee Farmers in Nicaragua

By |2018-02-14T23:23:30+00:00September 2nd, 2015|Agriculture, Food Security, Hunger, Livelihoods & Economic Empowerment, Nicaragua|

By Amy Hansen Members of the El Polo and El Gorrión farming cooperatives in Nicaragua had a challenge. They were losing up [...]

12 09, 2012

PCI Nicaragua Agribusiness Program Benefits 80,000 People

By |2012-09-12T18:27:10+00:00September 12th, 2012|Agriculture, Food Security, Hunger, Livelihoods & Economic Empowerment, Nicaragua|

Participating farmers saw nearly 150% increases in income PCI (Project Concern International) is completing a USDA-funded Agribusiness Development project that started in [...]