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The Trust for the Americas launches 48h Virtual Hackathon on Open Data Enabling Tourism in Belize

2020/05/30

With tourism being an Information-Intensive sector, effective access to data and information provides the basis for awareness, choice, security, and improved service delivery between the prospective tourist and local operators. The 2020 Hackathon will focus on solutions for the utilization of open data in tourism to promote destinations, highlight value-added services, and improve safety and security.

Belize

The Trust for the Americas en alianza con ITEI y COST Jalisco inicia ciclo de seminarios sobre datos abiertos en la lucha contra la corrupción en infraestructura y obras públicas

2020/06/22

Este ciclo de seminarios tiene como objetivo fortalecer las capacidades técnicas y estratégicas de personas a funcionarias gubernamentales en materia de datos abiertos para mejorar la transparencia y la lucha contra la corrupción en México.

Mexico

The Trust for the Americas re-elects its Executive Committee for 2020-2022

2020/05/19

During the first semi-annual Board of Directors meeting held on May 11, 2020, the members reelected the Executive Committee of The Trust for the Americas.

Estados Unidos

NCB ICON Lab Kickstarts the First Cohort of Trainees in Jamaica

2020/06/15

The Trust for the Americas with kind support from the N.C.B. Foundation kickstarted today with the first cohort of trainees of the NCB ICON Lab in Jamaica.

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

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

The Trust for the Americas Participates in the Event: "Youth for an Inclusive Future Post COVID-19"

2020/06/08

This round table event reunited young leaders from Latin America to reflect on the opportunities that the current pandemic could bring to the organizations working in the development sector. Secretary-General, Luis Almagro and Latin American singer Miguel Mendoza (known as Nacho) offered remarks regarding the challenges to guarantee more rights for people beyond the pandemic.

Antigua & Barbuda - Argentina - Belize - Brasil - Chile - Estados Unidos - Colombia - Canada - Costa Rica - Ecuador - El Salvador - Guatemala - Honduras - Jamaica - Mexico - Nicaragua - Panamá - Perú - Puerto Rico - República Dominicana - St. Kits & Nevis - St. Lucia - St. Vincent & Granadinas - Venezuela

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

2020/02/26

“Women discovering their potential” graduated 23 women from Yucatan

Mexico

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

POETA Social Franchise launches webinar sessions for entrepreneurs

2020/04/22

The POETA Social Franchise team offers webinars open to the general public.

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