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Harnessing the potential of migration

Reflections on the changes in migratory patterns in Latin America and the Caribbean.  


A critical moment to think about governance opportunities

What happens to democracy when citizens are too jaded to vote?  


Volcano of Fire: A first responder’s view

Recovery specialist Jeannette Fernandez shares her experience traveling to Guatemala in the aftermath of the volcanic eruption.  


Buzzing with life

Powerful partners in achieving the Sustainable Development Goals  


Feeding a family, nourishing a community

1 out of 2 children in Guatemala suffers from malnutrition. A new initiative is working with local farmers to change that.  


El Niño in LAC: building capacities in disaster risk management and recovery

The 2014-2016 El Niño is considered one of the strongest in the course of the last decades. UNDP has monitored the impact of El Niño in the region and promoted actions to strengthen countries'…  


A historic milestone against sexual slavery as an act of war

Through its Programme to Accompany Transitional Justice (PAJUST), UNDP supports victims´ rights to truth, justice and reparations, especially for indigenous women.  


Sowing knowledge, cultivating resilience in Guatemala

Funded by Sweden, the Joint Programme aims to strengthen rural development by reducing the vulnerability of 56 communities in the areas of community health and habitat, enhancing the productive…  


Giving a voice to female victims in Guatemala

A transitional justice project provides support and reparation for female victims of the domestic armed conflict in Guatemala.  


Broadening career opportunities in Guatemala

A UNDP -supported project aims to promote educational opportunities and facilitate the employment of young people from the most vulnerable sectors of Guatemala City .  

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