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The Board of Directives of the Trust for the Americas got together in the Dominican Republic and visited the POETA center CTC Villa Mella

On Monday, June  13th and Tuesday 14th, the members of the Board of the Trust for the Americas had a meeting in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic under the 46th General Assembly of the Organization of American States- OAS. (Santo Domingo, Dominican ...

The Trust for the Americas is recognized for Innovative Practices 2016 on Education and ICT

The Trust for the Americas has been awarded for the Innovative Practice of the Zero Project 2016 on education and ICT, for the POETA Social Franchise. Our organization has been invited to present the project at the Zero Project Conference that will be...

The Trust for the Americas wants to bring the private sector to project A New Path in Jamaica

The Trust for the Americas and the Organization of American States (OAS) held an event on July 21st in Kingston, Jamaica to invite private sector leaders to participate in the project A New Path, designed to help at-risk youth. The project supports...
Board of Directors Meeting - Breakfast with Colombian Ambassador to the White House

Board of Directors Meeting - Breakfast with Colombian Ambassador to the White House

September 11, 2015. Board of Directors meeting begins with a breakfast meeting in Chevron Washington D.C. office and with special guest speaker: Colombian Ambassador to the White House, Juan Carlos Pinzon. He is the former Minister of Defense. The topic...
DIA: Democratizing Innovation in the Americas

DIA: Democratizing Innovation in the Americas

April 10, 2015, Panama City, Panama – The Trust for the Américas – (OAS) announced the launching of a Capital  Campaign to raise funds for the DIA Initiative -Democratizing Innovation in the Americas  at the VII Summit of the Americas. This initiative has be...
U.S. Congressional Delegation Visits POETA Center in Minas de Cristo

U.S. Congressional Delegation Visits POETA Center in Minas de Cristo

Febrero 16, 2015. Mexico D.F. - Senator Tim Kaine (D-VA) and Senator John Cornyn (R-TX) visited the POETA Center in Minas de Cristo as part of their Mexico trip. The event also featured key stakeholders including representatives from MasterCard, Microsoft,...
A new POETA Center is opened with support of CAF in Toluca

A new POETA Center is opened with support of CAF in Toluca

December 10, 2014. Toluca, Mexico - Mexican young people will become agents of change of their families and communities through training given by a new POETA Center in Toluca, Mexico. They will participate in courses about digital skills and entrepreneurship ...
Opening Doors & Creating Opportunities a Gala Dinner To Celebrate the 15 Anniversary of The Trust and Honnor Civic Leaders of the Americas

Opening Doors & Creating Opportunities a Gala Dinner To Celebrate the 15 Anniversary of The Trust and Honnor Civic Leaders of the Americas

October 30, 2014. Washington D.C. - This year was given an award to people with an outstanding contribution to their communities: Juan Pablo Salazar, disabilities leader and activist. In 2004, Juan Pablo had been working for three years in a local...

Gala Evening 2014

MORE GALA EVENING PHOTOS, CLICK HERE Date: October 30, 2014 Place: Headquarters of the Organization of American States (OAS) 17th Street and Constitution Ave., N.W., Washington D.C. Time: 7:00pm...
The Trust for the Americas Board of Directors visited in Colombia the Matamoros POETA Center

The Trust for the Americas Board of Directors visited in Colombia the Matamoros POETA Center

The Trust for the Americas Board of Directors visited in Colombia the Matamoros POETA Center. (Further information available in Spanish)
Corporate Citizen of the Americas Award Ceremony

Corporate Citizen of the Americas Award Ceremony

Washington, D.C, November 20th, 2013 . The Trust for the Americas with support from the Organization of American States (OAS) the Inter-American Development Bank and AES Corporation presented the awards to the winners of the 2012-2013 Corporate Citizen o...
Asiste de manera gratuita al taller: PERIODISMO EN LA ERA DIGITAL

Asiste de manera gratuita al taller: PERIODISMO EN LA ERA DIGITAL

La Fundación Trust  for the Américas en Colombia, entidad filial de la OEA, está implementando un convenio de asociación con el Ministerio de Tecnologías de la Información y las Comunicaciones, que busca aunar esfuerzos para desarrollar la cultura digi...
The Trust for the Americas opened a new training center in Colombia supported by AES Chivor & Alcaldía de Santa María - Boyaca

The Trust for the Americas opened a new training center in Colombia supported by AES Chivor & Alcaldía de Santa María - Boyaca

JUNE 25TH 2013. SANTA MARIA BOYACA, COLOMBIA. We are pleased to announce that on  Tuesday June 25th , The Trust launched a new PoetaYouthCenter with AES Corporation expanding the POETA AES “Youth Energy” initiative to Colombia.     The Poeta Youth ...
The Trust for the Americas,OAS and CAF Sign Agreement to Promote Opportunities for Young People in Latin America

The Trust for the Americas,OAS and CAF Sign Agreement to Promote Opportunities for Young People in Latin America

The Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS), José Miguel Insulza,  signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Development Bank of Latin America (CAF) and the Trust for the Americas to promote opportunities for young people i...

Corporate Citizen of the Americas Companies Selected

The Trust for the Americas, with support of the Organization of American States (OAS), the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and AES Corporation, congratulates the winners of the 2012/2013 Corporate Citizen of the Americas (CCA) Award. This year,...

Mastercard Joins The Trust for the Americas

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