Hivos Central America

Central 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.

2014 Annual Report

The Annual Report and Annual Accounts show how Hivos gave shape to its ideals from Nairobi to The Hague, and from Bolivia to Jakarta.

 

Knowledge Programme

The platform for knowledge development on issues imperative to the global development sector.

 

Facts & Figures

Central America

Total liability € 14.4 million

Number of countries 5

Number of partner organisations 76

News

Central America
Photo: Capacitación y Derechos Humanos (CDC)

“¿Cómo te llamas?” is a powerful question, laden with deeper meanings. It is Spanish for “What’s your name?”, which is straightforward enough.

On Thursday May 12, government representatives from all over the world are gathering for the Anti-Corruption Summit: London 2016, which aims to agree on a package of practical steps to expose and fight corruption.

Right before dawn on April 26th, Hivos General Director Edwin Huizing put on a pair of colorful glasses and gazed at dozens of people who waited silently in their seats. His intention was to lead them in symbolic time travel to the year 2020. “I have the privilege to take you to the year 2020,” he said with a smile and added, “Who can predict what the world will look like then?