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THE PREVENTION OF DRUG AND ALCOHOL ABUSE IN CATACAMAS, OLANCHO, HONDURAS We are a team of twelve volunteers and two team leaders from Honduras and the UK, here to promote healthy lifestyles to...
Progressio, 28 January 2015
Progressio y su DesarrolloPor José Rubén Alemán Méndez De repente una oportunidad surgiópudimos ser parte de un mundo importante,las ganas de trabajo por la piel nos brotó,y pudimos ser parte de una...
Progressio, 27 January 2015
As we enter our last week in Gracias, we’ve begun to finish off the projects in the communities and to say goodbye to the people there. So now is a good time to look back at the work we’ve done and...
Progressio, 19 January 2015
On a three month volunteering placement in the smallest country in Central America - El Salvador, I stayed in a messy, green village called Santa Marta in the rural north. There on a lazy Saturday...
Progressio, 12 January 2015
El voluntariado internacional es muy criticado en el periodismo de hoy. Periodistas como Mohamud (2013), Elliot (2013), y Dykins (2014) - quienes han participado en el voluntariado internacional y...
Progressio, 7 January 2015
If there’s one thing we’ve learnt from our time in Honduras; it’s always have a backup plan. After just over two months in Gracias, Friday marked the last day of our project. Coinciding with...
Progressio, 6 January 2015
People usually say that Monday is the most hectic day of the week but on Tuesday, at that point and time I begged to differ because when we arrived at Mncumbatha Secondary School the students were...
Progressio, 22 December 2014
The ride to Pumula was a bumpy one for Sarah and Grace, having to wake up early in the morning and catch a kombi with conductors yelling ’Pumula, Pumula ‘. They were meeting the rest of the team in...
Progressio, 22 December 2014
As the fourth week of our placement draws to a close and the mid-term review fast approaches, I can't quite believe that the halfway mark is nearly upon us. Time has been consumed by our work at...
Progressio, 22 December 2014
The Committee Association Against AIDS (Cocosi) is a group of young people working to provide information to young people and adults in the prevention of HIV and AIDS. They are also aiming to create...
Progressio, 22 December 2014