#Guatemala

  • Article: Child Marriage Persists in Guatemala Despite Ban, Experts Say
    Girls & Women

    Child Marriage Persists in Guatemala Despite Ban, Experts Say

    Aug. 14, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Nearly one-third of girls in Guatemala are married by 18. Read more

  • Article: Guatemala's Deadly Volcanic Eruption Has Affected Poor Communities the Most
    Citizenship

    Guatemala's Deadly Volcanic Eruption Has Affected Poor Communities the Most

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|June 11, 2018

    The villages nearby the Fuego volcano are in the range of two other active volcanoes. Read more

  • Article: A Team of Female Engineers Brought Running Water to This  Guatemalan Village
    Water & Sanitation

    A Team of Female Engineers Brought Running Water to This Guatemalan Village

    May 2, 2018

    An all-girl group of students spent their spring break in the trenches. Read more

  • Article: Photos: The Migrant Caravan Has Reached the US Border
    Citizenship

    Photos: The Migrant Caravan Has Reached the US Border

    By Daniele Selby  and  Erica Sanchez|April 30, 2018

    But US agents say they won't process their asylum applications. Read more

  • Article: Women and Girls Are Putting an End to Child Marriage in Guatemala
    Girls & Women

    Women and Girls Are Putting an End to Child Marriage in Guatemala

    By Phineas Rueckert  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 3, 2018|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    These women are trying to change attitudes in Central America’s largest economy. Read more

  • Article: Shocking Photos Show Extent of Plastic Pollution in Caribbean
    Environment

    Shocking Photos Show Extent of Plastic Pollution in Caribbean

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 27, 2017

    “I’ve never seen a photo that illustrates how bad the problem is in that area.” Read more

  • Article: How a Bicycle Can Change a Girl's Life in Guatemala
    PartnerEducation

    How a Bicycle Can Change a Girl's Life in Guatemala

    Sept. 15, 2017|Johnson & Johnson

    Imagine walking over 10 miles to get to school. Girl Up and Johnson & Johnson want to change that. Read more

  • Article: Guatemala Charges Officials Over Orphanage Fire That Killed 41 Girls
    Girls & Women

    Guatemala Charges Officials Over Orphanage Fire That Killed 41 Girls

    By Colleen Curry|June 27, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    The girls died protesting awful living conditions. Read more