Updates

Updates are used to report on activities taking place throughout the organization, planned upcoming activities such as trips or projects, blog posts on people in our news, and information on the impacts of projects we have undertaken.

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Celebrating 10 years with "La Abejita"

Small and medium-sized enterprises, better known as SMEs in Nicaragua, contribute to the development objectives in our country. They represent more than 90 percent of businesses nationally, providing new opportunities and economic improvements for the families of the country.

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Ten years of Human Capacity Training

This year marks the 10th anniversary of our Human Capacity Training program, a breakthrough in acknowledging  the challenges faced by rural communities, and creating a way to support and train them to become agents of change.
This is a report on our recent cohort of ten rural women who worked together in 2021 to become protagonists in their own development, and leaders in their community.

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Scholarships are a Part of the Solution to Poverty

"During my third year in secondary school ViviendasLeón began to support me with a scholarship of $35 dollars a month so that I could continue my studies. I am grateful because we are a poor family.  My father works for the San Antonio Sugar Mill harvesting sugar cane and earning about $90 a month. My mother is a housewife."

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Rural women are modernizing farming

The gaps in equality, and the difficult situation in which Fabiola Chavarria, a 28-year-old peasant woman lived, motivated her and other women like her to organize and participate in the Human Capacity Training program, which ViviendasLeón provides in the communities of Sutiava.

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