The Challenge of Technical Tertiary Education in Guatemala: Offerings, Barriers, and Opportunities

On October 17, 2017, the USAID Advance Program hosted a public event - "The Challenge of Technical Tertiary Education: Offerings, Barriers, and Opportunities" - at the Marriott Hotel in Guatemala City to share the results of its recent Study of...

USAID International Book Bank and FHI 360 Donate Books to Strengthen Technical Education Institutions

"The best students and teachers who are constantly seeking to grow do not depend solely on the hours of instruction and professional development designated by the institution as their vehicle to learn new concepts and methodologies. One way to continue...

Advance Program Launches in Jamaica with Labor Market Sector Announcement

FHI 360 has launched the Latin America and Caribbean Regional Workforce Development Program, known as the Advance Program, in the Latin America and Caribbean Region, more specifically, Honduras, Guatemala and Jamaica. It is funded by the United States Agency for...

Labor market assessments pinpoint employment and technical education needs in Latin America and the Caribbean

Across Latin America and the Caribbean, countries are facing a workforce skills crisis. The World Bank reports that more than 20 million youth in Latin America and the Caribbean ages 15 to 24 are neither working nor in school, and...