Category Archives: Covid 19

Hurricane Devastation – Appeal for Support

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#Giving Tuesday 2020 In mid-November, two powerful, contiguous hurricanes battered Nicaragua, Honduras, and Guatemala, leaving a trail of destruction in their wake. Eta and Iota generated mudslides and flooding, burying villages, flooding homes, and destroying crops. Government responses have been … Continue reading

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COVID-19 Update: Situation Dire for Women Workers in Honduras’ Maquila Zones

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Update from the Honduran Women’s Collective – (CODEMUH) Maria Luisa Regalado, Director

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COVID-19 Update: Nicaragua

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Nicaragua – MEC (Maria Elena Cuadra Movement of Employed and Unemployed Women) The world pandemic is not only affecting the global economy, it is also having a devastating impact on the local economies, particularly in developing countries. In Nicaragua, according … Continue reading

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COVID-19 Update: Colombia

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Colombia – NOMADESC (Association for Research and Social Action) Killings and Serious violations to Human Rights worsen during lock down in Colombia The COVID-19 crisis in Colombia as in other countries in Latin America, has had a serious impact on … Continue reading

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COVID-19 Update: Our Latin American Education Partners

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CoDevelopment Canada Report on Latin American teacher partners during the COVID-19 pandemic Soon after the World Health Organization (WHO) declared COVID-19 a pandemic, governments in Latin America began to establish measures to inform and prevent its propagation, forced vacation on … Continue reading

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