Neighborhoods in the Jérémie and Moron municipalities of Grand’Anse face a years-long recovery process due to widespread damage from Hurricane Matthew. Fondation Communautaire Haïtienne-ESPWA (FCH-Espwa) provides financial and technical assistance to residents through its community development program. At the IAF, we support community-led solutions to strengthen governance in Haiti. FCH-Espwa’s activities promote smallholder agriculture and food production to enhance food security and ensure meaningful opportunities for communities to thrive.
|Project:||Location:||Years active:||IAF grant funding:||Counterpart commitment:||Direct beneficiaries:||Indirect beneficiaries:||Program areas:|
|Stand Up and Hold Strong||Haiti||2017 – 2018||$50,000||$58,897||1,100 individuals||8,000 individuals||agriculture and food security
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In celebration of International Women’s Day the Mexican Embassy on March 7 invited an Inter-American Foundation (IAF) grantee partner to talk about leadership and women making a difference in Guatemala. Alicia Lopez, an indigenous Awakateka and executive director of Asociación Política de Mujeres Mayas Moloj (MOLOJ), spoke of how youth Read more ›