Guatemala

Guatemala City

Guatemala City

The Hogares Comunitarios Program (HCP) was established in Guatemala City in 1991 as a direct response to the increased need for affordable and reliable childcare for women in urban Guatemala.

Subsidized childcare and working women in urban Guatemala

Subsidized childcare and working women in urban Guatemala

With increasing urbanization, the percentage of women participating in the labor force and the percentage of households headed by single mothers have increased.

Opportunities and challenges for community involvement in public service provision in rural Guatemala

Opportunities and challenges for community involvement in public service provision in rural Guatemala

The purpose of the research summarized in this paper is to provide policy-relevant knowledge on the governance of rural services in Guatemala and thus to contribute to improving the provision of se

Maquiladoras and market mamas

Maquiladoras and market mamas

"This study analyzes work, childcare arrangements, and earnings of mothers in the poor neighborhoods of Guatemala City and Greater Accra, Ghana, two urban areas where formal- and informal-sect

Contract farming and commercialization of agriculture in developing countries

Contract farming and commercialization of agriculture in developing countries

The distributional benefits of commercialization of agriculture, access to commercialization opportunities, and sharing of commercialization risks are functions of institutional arrangements.

Introduction and overview [in Agricultural commercialization, economic development, and nutrition]

Introduction and overview [in Agricultural commercialization, economic development, and nutrition]

Why should there be a book about the commercialization of subsistence agriculture, economic development, and nutrition? There are two compelling resasons.

Agricultural commercialization, economic development, and nutrition

Agricultural commercialization, economic development, and nutrition

Why should there be a book about the commercialization of subsistence agriculture, economic development, and nutrition? There are two compelling reasons.

Guatemala - Land Fund Project

Guatemala - Land Fund Project

Ratings convey a satisfactory project outcome, likely sustainability, and modest institutional development impacts.

USAID Applauds Coca-Cola’s Commitments to Protect Land Rights

USAID Applauds Coca-Cola’s Commitments to Protect Land Rights

USAID welcomes The Coca-Cola Company’s recently announced commitments to ensure that its sugar suppliers protect the land rights of local communities.

Mercy Corps Hosts South-South Exchange on Land Issues

Mercy Corps Hosts South-South Exchange on Land Issues

Guest Commentary by Provash Budden, Mercy Corps' Colombia Country Director.

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