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Association of Access alumi in Cobán are an example of importance of investing in education

We visited the projects of the Association of Young Alumni of the U.S. Department of State (AJEDE) in Cobán, Alta Verapaz. An educational project management workshop was conducted by the association’s committee to empower its members to lead projects planned in 2018, which include BEAR (Basic English for Access Recruitment), the English Access Microscholarship and SEAL (Service Learning, ...
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The Joint Task Force-Bravo received 30 firefighters from Central America and Panama

The Joint Task Force-Bravo received 30 firefighters from Honduras, Guatemala, Panama, El Salvador, Costa Rica and Nicaragua at Soto Cano Air Base, from August 21 to 25 for the Central America exercise “Sharing Knowledge and Multiple Operational Experiences” (CENTAM). Central American firefighters had the opportunity to train with their counterparts at 612 Air Squadron, preparing ...
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Inauguration of the Xinca Task Force

The inauguration of the Xinca Task Force was held in Jutiapa. The event was chaired by Minister Francisco Rivas of the Guatemalan Ministry of Governance, Minister Williams Mansilla of Guatemala’s Ministry of Defense, and Arkansas National Guard Commander, Major-General Mark Berry. The activity was also the framework for the graduation of agents who received training ...
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Presentation of USAID’s STEAM Truck Mobile Laboratory Project

A mobile laboratory project called “STEAM Truck”, a truck specialized in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (Science, Technology, Engineering and Art and Mathematics) was presented at USAID Guatemala’s facilities. The project proposes a mechanism to increase the interest of students in these disciplines and increase the number of degrees in higher education in those branches, ...
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