11 05, 2018

Medical Care with a Mother’s Touch: A Look Inside Casa Materna

By |2019-03-26T20:12:47+00:00May 11th, 2018|Guatemala, Health, Maternal, Newborn & Child Health|

Maya families in Guatemala’s western highlands recently gathered to break open piñatas and eat cake. In this isolated region, where maternal [...]

3 02, 2017

USAID Helps Improve Safety In Guatemalan Neighborhoods

By |2018-02-15T00:54:37+00:00February 3rd, 2017|Guatemala, Hardship, Urban Upgrading|

Barrio Mio beneficiary Rosalba Ayala is grateful for her newly reinforced home and appreciates having a clean, upgraded neighborhood, where children can [...]

12 10, 2016

Barrio Mio Transforms Vulnerable Neighborhoods in Guatemala

By |2016-10-12T14:10:24+00:00October 12th, 2016|Guatemala, Hardship, Health, Urban Upgrading, Water, Sanitation & Hygiene|

This story was originally published in USAID's Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance (OFDA) Regional Office for Latin America and the Caribbean [...]

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 [...]

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