Honduras

Recently, Global Partnerships and Linked Foundation held a rural pharmacies workshop and gathered together various organizations that have been providing essential medicines to rural communities through a market-based model. With the support of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), we spent to days in Antigua, Guatemala with seven organizations from four countries

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As a Global Partnerships program associate, a position partially funded by the Princeton in Latin America Fellowship, I have been working with GP’s Program & Impact team since September to support GP’s health and green technology initiatives. For one year, I will be based out of GP’s office in Nicaragua and working onsite with our partners to help implement and evaluate their programmatic work. I’ll be reporting back here with regular updates from the field!

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As I look back on 2013, I am excited to share our progress achieved via our partnership with COMIXMUL and their community pharmacy initiative.

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I was fortunate to travel to three countries recently with Lara Diaconu, GP’s vice president of the Health Services Fund, to meet with existing partners and explore the potential for new ones. In Honduras, we met with our partner in the Health Services Fund, COMIXMUL and their sister organization FUDEIMFA.

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In honor of the International Day to Eradicate Poverty (October 17, 2013), we are publishing remarks from Enrique Godreau, III, keynote speaker at our 11th annual Business of Hope Luncheon, held on Oct. 8, 2013. They say that youth is wasted on the young. Now that I am older, that saying seems so true.

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