In spirit of the "year of the woman," meet five more women who may not be famous, but whose efforts this year helped change things for the better.
Healthy food and a sustainable way to produce it were among the goals of women who marched on World Food Day in San Salvador.
“I’m happy because I can do good, while doing what I love.”--Melvin Elias Fuentes
Oxfam, together with five local organizations and the World Food Programme, helped communities recover while they prepare.
Citizens and government unite to block unwanted mine, but end up in CAFTA court.
“Many women have become more respected leaders as a result of their work on disasters,” said Doris Escobar, my guide on a recent trip to El Salvador. As we made our way from a flood-affected village in the western department of Ahuachapán to another across the country in San Miguel, Doris told me the story […]