All posts tagged with "Latin America and Caribbean"

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Youth unemployment rates range from 18-25% in Latin American & the Caribbean, with economically disadvantaged youth falling at the higher end of this range. Regionally, one in five youth are out of school and not working. To meet this challenge, the Advance Program is... read more
Library Resource | Sep 16, 2021 | Case Study
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Crime, and its resulting violence, is a multidimensional issue that plagues all societies even the seemingly idyllic shores of the Caribbean. When you consider youth involvement in crime, another layer of complexity is added which is not easily remedied. It was realized... read more
Library Resource | Sep 16, 2021 | Case Study
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This is the story of how the Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) Bureau’s Regional Private Sector Engagement (PSE) Learning gathering convened USAID staff from nine countries into the same “room” to meet and learn from each other despite the global pandemic. The event was... read more
Library Resource | Sep 16, 2021 | Case Study
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Implementing neglected tropical disease (NTD) programming during the COVID-19 pandemic has not been a simple task. Around the world, NTD activities are in various phases of stopping and restarting and sometimes stopping again, as communities find new ways of working. As a... read more
Blog | Jul 13, 2021 | 
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A woman from CARE's Honduras pilot voucher program holds a voucher for a supermarket.After Action Reviews (AARs) have lots of benefits. They give teams a chance to learn from each other about what worked and what didn’t. They can provide immediate feedback on what needs to... read more
Blog | Mar 26, 2021 | 
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USAID Guatemala created these videos to introduce Mission staff and partners to the CLA framework, main concepts and definitions. The series of videos were part of a workshop on CLA conducted in 2017.
Library Resource | May 22, 2020 | Training Materials
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Zika was declared a public health emergency of international concern by The World Health Organization (WHO) on February 1, 2016. USAID began their support to Zika in Latin America and the Caribbean in April 2016 in over 10 countries. The epidemic required rapid development... read more
Library Resource | Jan 29, 2020 | Case Study
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In Honduras, youth employment reaches almost 30 percent, more than double the global rate. It is exacerbated by the lack of citizen security and effective gang deterrence strategies in the country, where youth are often stigmatized for the neighborhoods in which they live... read more
Library Resource | Aug 14, 2019 | Case Study
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The Colombian Family Welfare Institute (Instituto Colombiano de Bienestar Familiar, ICBF) provides violence prevention and protection services for children, adolescents, and families across Colombia, reaching more than eight million Colombians. But ICBF also faces severe... read more
Library Resource | Aug 14, 2019 | Case Study
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Based on consultations and stocktakings with LAC Missions, the LAC Bureau identified Mission Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning (MEL) Specialists as influential decision makers regarding data and evidence use. The LAC Bureau aims to improve the quality and use of evidence... read more
Library Resource | Aug 14, 2019 | Case Study

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