Hivos Latin America

Latin America

Global Fund Guatemala

The platform for the Global Fund in Guatemala. Hivos was designated to manage the funds in Guatemala through which subsidizes the work of several local organizations.

World Press Freedom Day

World Press Freedom Day celebrates its 20th anniversary in 2013. The Day was proclaimed by the UN General Assembly in December 1993.

2016 Annual Report

The Hivos Annual Report shows how we gave shape to our ideals in Latin America, Africa and Asia in 2016.

 

Goodbye maize mono diet!

Zambia must diversify its food production and consumption patterns to overcome nagging challenges of hunger and malnutrition and ensure good health for all its citizens.

Facts & Figures

Latin America

Total liability € 22 million

Number of countries 8

Number of partner organisations 66

News

Latin America

De los fondos aprobados para Centroamérica, únicamente el 1.1% se ha invertido en descentralización energética, medida que podría llevar la energía a los 4.7 millones de personas que aún no cuenta con el servicio en la región.

The International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (IDAHOT) is observed every year on May 17. It aims to stimulate international events that raise awareness of the human rights violations suffered by of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and intersex (LGBTI) people.

From 3-5 April, Hivos is participating in the Sustainable Energy for All Forum (SEforAll forum) in New York. The Forum is the landmark gathering celebrating the global sustainable energy movement. It brings together over 1,000 high-level representatives from government, business, civil society and helps drive action towards achieving universal access to affordable, clean and reliable energy (Sustainable Development Goal 7).

Blog posts

En la Universidad de Ciencias y Humanidades de Los Olivos, en Lima, una alumna de primer ciclo levanta la mano durante una conferencia sobre Género y Diversidad Sexual y le hace una pregunta a Verónica Ferrari, la especialista que dirige la charla:

—¿Los gays creen en Dios?

—No, la verdad, todos somos satánicos —contesta ella, y luego lanza la misma carcajada frenética que se le escapa cada vez que se siente incómoda.

 

Read this interview in Spanish here.

 

Angélica Choc

Lea esta entrevista en inglés aquí.