Migrants & Displaced, and The TRUST

Promoting compliance with labor standards for migrant and minority workers

People with Disabilities and The TRUST

Provinding individuals with disabilities the tools for greater access to employment and education in the Americas

Media and The TRUST

Promoting Freedom Expression and access to information in the Western Hemisphere

Youth and The TRUST

Provinding technical training and employment opportunities for At Risk Youth and other vulnerable groups

Civil Society and The TRUST

Provinding Training, technical assistance and finacial support to organizations that foster human rights, transparency, and a culture of peace

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The Trust for the Americas is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization affiliated with the Organization of American States (OAS). It was established in 1997 to promote public and private sector participation in social and economic development projects in Latin America and the Caribbean. Our initiatives, implemented through local partner organizations, seek to improve access to economic opportunities for vulnerable communities in the hemisphere. To this end, The Trust also promotes social inclusion and good governance. The Trust has offices in Washington, DC.


Oportunidades Económicas

The Trust partners with local organizations throughout the hemisphere to provide vulnerable individuals with the professional and personal development opportunities they need to become self-sufficient through employment while working with governments and the private sector to promote economic and social inclusion.
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Seguridad Ciudadana

In partnership with community organizations throughout the hemisphere, The Trust provides marketable job skills and personal development opportunities to people affected by conflict and violence, and to create spaces for dialogue and reconciliation and promote social and economic integration.
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Transparency and

Democracia y Gobernabilidad

The Trust works with civil society organizations and the media to promote freedom, civil rights and good governance in the Western Hemisphere.
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