March 16, 2017

Central American Jesuit support for Guatemalan Tragedy

A fire broke out on Wednesday, March 8th at the Virgen de la Asunción shelter in southern Guatemala, which resulted in 37 girls and teenagers killed and almost twenty hospitalized. According to early indications, they themselves ignited the fire to protest the human rights violations they were suffering. The household, in the hands of the Social Welfare... View Article

Central American Jesuit support for Guatemalan Tragedy

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March 10, 2017

March 8th – Skilled women: the pathway to equity

Although there have been many advances in a lot of countries throughout the last years; women still suffer gender discrimination since childhood. UNESCO points out that the 53% girls of 61 million minors cannot access to primary education[1], despite the continuous improvement of the gender parity in the access to education. It has been achieved... View Article

March 8th – Skilled women: the pathway to equity

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March 09, 2017

Two new grants expand Fe y Alegría programs in Bolivia, Dominican Republic

Fe y Alegría Bolivia became a Conrad N. Hilton Fund for Sisters grant recipient for the first time in its history this past March, as it was awarded a $15,000 grant for a new technical training project. The proposal will benefit the “Madre Ascensión Nicol- CEEMAN” center through the The Congregation of the Dominican Missionaries of the Rosary.... View Article

Two new grants expand Fe y Alegría programs in Bolivia, Dominican Republic

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