El “Provi” creando oportunidades para jóvenes vulnerables

El “Provi” creando oportunidades para jóvenes vulnerables

Hace unos días, Juan de 13 años y tres compañeros más nos recibían en su Liceo  “Papa Francisco” (o el "Provi" como ellos le dicen) ubicado en el barrio de Casabo en Cerro Oeste, una de las zonas más vulnerables de la ciudad de Montevideo, donde sólo dos de cada diez jóvenes termina la educación secundaria. 

martes, 24 de marzo de 2015/Author: Ana Castillo Leska/Number of views (10688)/Comments (0)/ Article rating: No rating
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High-quality health services for rural Ecuador: Training family doctors

In December 2010, I first made contact with Dr. David Gaus, who had recently been named “Regional Social Entrepreneur of the Year for Latin America” by the Schwab Foundation. As founder of the sister NGOs Andean Health & Development (AHD) in the USA and SALUDESA in Ecuador, Dr. Gaus received this award for his pioneering work in bringing quality health care to rural and vulnerable populations and training family doctors through a hospital in the remote town of Pedro Vicente Maldonado. Despite already having one sustainable rural hospital, he planned to construct a second hospital to expand health services to other underserved areas of the country, and we at the MIF were in a position to provide additional funding to complement the donations that he had secured. 

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