Town Hall: Countering Catastrophe

Town Hall: Countering Catastrophe

As the pandemic gripped the world, already vulnerable refugees and host communities were forced to adapt and respond to its devastating effects. How did they do it? And how can those affected by displacement build resilience to future crises?Join...
Net Gains

Net Gains

During 2019, droughts and storms damaged crops in Ixcán Guatemala, so Clara, a 21-year-old mother, decided to invest her seed capital in producing and selling fishing nets to generate income for her family. Clara sold two cast nets in the first quarter of 2020 and...
Connecting Women in Uganda

Connecting Women in Uganda

Trickle Up and AVSI are teaming with the World Bank to bring digital literacy skills and livelihood support to women in Uganda. Together, we will put the power of real-time information into the hands of women who are often left behind, counted out, or not counted at...
Rosario’s Birds

Rosario’s Birds

By Rodolfo Asig & María Caal, Municipal Field Technicians, Chahal, Guatemala Rosario Ayu Tiul is a 59-year-old woman with a hearing impairment. She is a single mother and her 26-year-old son Marcos suffers from verbal communication problems that her family...