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Grassroots Development Fellows 2017
Grassroots Development Fellows 2017

By Inter-American Foundation on Comment

The Inter-American Foundation has awarded Grassroots Development Fellowships to 15 Ph.D. candidates from universities in the United States who will conduct dissertation research in Latin America during 2017 to 2018.

Empowering the Victims of Violence
Empowering the Victims of Violence

By Inter-American Foundation on Comment

June 19 is the International Day for the Elimination of Sexual Violence in Conflict. Our grantee alumni PROEZA has tackled the issue by providing training and job placement for women victims of violence, strengthening them to break the patterns of violence.

Photo of the Week: Social Entrepreneurship
Photo of the Week: Social Entrepreneurship

By Inter-American Foundation on Comment

Since 1983, IAF grantee partner Centro de Investigación, Diseño Artesenal y Comercialización Comunitaria (CIDAC) has helped to improve livelihoods for hundreds of Guaraní, Weehhawek, Ayoreo, and other indigenous and mestizo artisans in eastern Bolivia.

Video: Unifying Ethnic Communities
Video: Unifying Ethnic Communities

By Inter-American Foundation on Comment

This is the fourth video in our series that follows our grantee partners working to build peace in Colombia. Etnollano is one of 18 organizations in Colombia that we support to explore and to participate in building peace in their regions.

Photo of the Week: Sharing History Through Dance
Photo of the Week: Sharing History Through Dance

By Inter-American Foundation on Comment

Through music, dance and theater, our grantee partner Troupe Culturelle Dahomey preserves a Haitian traditional heritage for modern young people who turn their eyes and ears to foreign entertainment.

Video: Preserving Culture in Post-Conflict Colombia
Video: Preserving Culture in Post-Conflict Colombia

By Inter-American Foundation on Comment

This is the third video in our series that follows our grantee partners working to build peace in Colombia. Guambia is one of 19 grassroots organizations in Colombia that we support to explore and to participate in building peace in their regions. They work to preserve the territory, social and political autonomy, and cultural identity of the indigenous Guambiano people, also known as the Misak.

Photo of the Week: Young Hondurans Dream
Photo of the Week: Young Hondurans Dream

By Inter-American Foundation on Comment

Our grantee partner Grupo Juvenil Dion (GJD) offers mobile workshops throughout Honduras to help students such as Kelyn Jojary, a beautician student, learn marketable skills, identify job opportunities and launch small businesses.

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