CAMY Fund’s informed grantmaking approach: Quintana Roo, Mexico

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In January, I traveled to Quintana Roo, Mexico to see CAMY Fund grantee partner Elige: Red de Jóvenes por los Derechos Sexuales y Reproductivos in action. The pretext was a training that Elige convened for organizations that form part of the Quintana Roo Network for Youth Sexual and Reproductive Rights, of which they are a founding member.

To read the full post by Emily Barcklow, click here.

 

Funding to prevent child, early and forced unions/marriage in Central America

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The CAMY Fund has a comprehensive approach to addressing child, early and forced unions/marriage that is based on strengthening girls empowerment and equality.

To read more about our strategy and vision as a donor on this topic, click here.

 

 

CAMY Fund 2016 visit to Guatemala

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In late September the CAMY Fund Senior Program Officer visited Guatemala to see first-hand the work of our current grantee partners.

To read the full post by Emily Barcklow, click here.

 

 

 

CAMY Fund visits grantees in Honduras.

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This July the CAMY Fund visited our grantee partners in Honduras to monitor their activities. On the viist, the CAMY Fund participated in a state-level forum organized by GOJoven Honduras for their project aimed at legalizing Emergency Contraception in Honduras.

You can read about the activities of our other grantee partners here.

 

 

CAMY Fund visit to Plenty Belize International Ltd.

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The CAMY Fund began supporting Plenty Belize International Ltd. in November 2015. Plenty’s project, under the leadership of Tasha Petillo, seeks to empower adolescent girls from Punta Gorda and provide them with sexual and reproductive health information. In early June the CAMY Fund traveled to Belize and specifically to Punta Gorda Town in the Toledo District to visit our grantee partner there.

To read the full post by Emily Barcklow, CAMY Fund Senior Program Officer, click here. 

 

Our participation in ArtCorps workshop on Creative Leadership

On February 18-19, 2016 the CAMY Fund supported the participation of Agrupación Juvenil de Mujeres Activas-AMA and Women’s Justice Initiative-WJI in the workshop, Creative Leadership, offered by ArtCorps in Antigua, Guatemala.

To read the full post by Sandra Cocón (WJI) and Cintia Pérez (AMA), click here.

 

 

CAMY Fund visits OYE in Honduras

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On February 3, 2016 the CAMY Fund went on its first site visit of the year to see the work of Organization for Youth Empowerment – OYE in Honduras.

To read the full post by Emily Barcklow, CAMY Fund Senior Program Officer, click here.

 

 

 

CAMY Fund Visit to COINCIDIR

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On October 6th the CAMY Fund Fellow, Gloria Díaz Jaso, and myself drove from the state of Alta Verapaz to Jalapa, Guatemala to visit CAMY Fund grantee, COINCIDIR.

To read the full post by Emily Barcklow, CAMY Fund Program Officer, click here.

 

CAMY Fund visits Women’s Justice Initiative

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On Friday, October 2, 2015 Emily Barcklow and myself, together with members of the CAMY Fund’s Grants Advisory Committee, traveled to Patzún, Chimaltenango to visit with one of the CAMY Fund’s new grantees: Women’s Justice Initiative, WJI.

To read the full post by Gloria Díaz Jaso, CAMY Fund Fellow, click here.

 

CAMY Fund Visit to WINGS Guatemala

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On October 5, 2015 we had the opportunity of a visit from CAMY Fund Program Officer, Emily Barcklow, and Fellow, Gloria Díaz Jaso.

To read the full post by Fidelia Chub, Youth educator and CAMY Fund project leader, click here.

 

CAMY Fund Visit to GOBelize

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When I met with the GOBelize team in early August they were just wrapping up a strategy meeting for their upcoming media campaign launch, directed at parents, teachers and students.

To read the full post by Emily Barcklow, CAMY Fund Program Officer, click here.

 

CAMY Fund Visit to GO Joven Honduras

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In May of this year, Michele (SIF Director of Programs) and I paid a visit to Gabriela and the rest of the GOJoven Honduras team in Tegucigalpa.

To read the full post by Emily Barcklow, CAMY Fund Program Officer, click here.

 

 

CAMY Fund Visit to OYE Honduras

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On May 13th, Michele (SIF’s Director of Programs) and I joined the Coordinator of Programs for OYE Honduras and CAMY Fund project leader, Dunia Perdomo, during an activity at one of El Progreso’s Basic Education Centers.

To read the full post by Emily Barcklow, CAMY Fund Program Officer, click here.

 

CAMY Fund Visit to ALAS/WINGS in Guatemala

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On my recent trip to Guatemala I had the opportunity to see first-hand the work of ALAS/WINGS, one of the CAMY Fund’s grantees.

To read the full post by Emily Barcklow, CAMY Fund Program Officer, click here.

 

CAMY Fund Visit to Red + Posithiva

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Last week I was in Cancun, Quintana Roo, Mexico to see first-hand the work of the    organization Red + Posithiva, one of the CAMY Fund grantee partners.

To read the full post by Emily Barcklow, CAMY Fund Program Officer, click here.