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Open Government in times of COVID-19 in Costa Rica

2020/04/07

During the month of open virtuality in Costa Rica, The Trust for the Americas will hold virtual training sessions for civil society, government, and academia regarding relevant topics concerning the Coronavirus crisis in the region.

Costa Rica

Citi's DIA Urban Lab Jamaica and The Trust for the Americas host virtual ideathon

2020/04/02

50 young men and women from remote locations in Jamaica will present projects to offer solutions for the challenges posed by the COVID-19.

Jamaica

Microsoft and The Trust for the Americas host virtual training for more than 200 people

2020/03/26

Teams es una plataforma que permite establecer comunicaciones unificadas en las organizaciones, ofreciendo funcionalidades como chat, reuniones, llamadas, colaboraciones, integración de aplicaciones o almacenamiento de archivos. The Trust for the Americas utiliza esta herramienta para coordinar sus operaciones en más de 20 países del hemisferio.

Argentina - Brasil - Chile - Estados Unidos - Colombia - Costa Rica - Ecuador - El Salvador - Honduras - Mexico - Panamá - Perú - Puerto Rico - República Dominicana

The Trust for the Americas presents technical note on Open Government in Costa Rica

2020/03/18

From an Open Government to an Open State in Costa Rica. A white paper by Rodrigo Irani, Project Manager at The Trust for the Americas This article reviews the experience of The Trust for the Americas, the Organization of American States and different instances of the Government of Costa Rica collaborating to promote social innovation at the service of citizens and have positioned Costa Rica as a leading state in the matter of open government in the region.

Costa Rica

Hour of Code Minecraft 2020 - Computer Science for Good

2020/03/18

This year's theme is computer science for good.

Argentina - Brasil - Estados Unidos

The Trust for the Americas presents its portfolio of projects to the First Lady of Paraguay

2020/03/17

The Trust for the Americas is happy to announce that it has started conversations with the office of the First Lady of Paraguay Silvana Lopez Moreira de Abdó, last week in Asunción.

Estados Unidos

Proyecto VIVE: Boosting the Economy with Gender Perspective in Merida, Yucatan

2020/02/26

“Women discovering their potential” graduated 23 women from Yucatan

Mexico

Transformation to an Open Public Administration in Belize project's first cycle of webinars presented at BTEC

2020/02/25

The Trust for the Americas and the Organization of American States (OAS) have been working in Belize since 2018 to support the first steps towards Open Government in the country, leading to successful results and enabling government institutions and various civil society organizations to deliberate and discuss co-creation of policies and learn about modern participatory tools in public administration.

Belize

The Trust for the Americas, ANTAI and AIG Offer Workshop on Transparency, Government, and Open Data in Central Region of Panama

2020/02/11

Washington, D.C. (February 10th 2020) — The Trust for the Americas together with the National Authority for Transparency and Access to Information (ANTAI) and the National Authority for Government Innovation (AIG), invite to the first workshop on transparency, government, open data, and citizen participation in the province of Veraguas, Panama.

Panamá

The Trust for the Americas, Innovaap-UCR and AUGE launch the project Gente Emprende in Costa Rica

2020/01/16

The Trust for the Americas in partnership with the Collaborative Public Innovation Laboratory InnovaAP and the University Agency for Entrepreneurship Management of the University of Costa Rica launch the project Gente Emprende.

Costa Rica

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