GPA Celebrates 20 Years
Watch our "20 Years, 20 Stories" Video Series
Video #1: A Visual Overview of GPA's Work
20 Years, 20 Stories
Each week we'll feature a short video from our work in Mexico and Guatemala. Videos will range from recipients of our Community-Designed Small Grants programs doing amazing work on the ground, to the experience of GPA team members, to interviews with midwives, community health promoters, doctors, nurses, and much more!
Video #2: GPA's Juan Carlos Pérez Vázquez, who first began working with GPA 16 years ago
Video #4: María García Hernández,
GPA's exceptional translator and workshop facilitor
Video #6: Doña Ana María Sánchez Gómez, a midwife for 71 years, reflects on the importance of her life's work.
Video #8: GPA'S Respectful Maternal Care Program to improve the quality of care health staff provide to Indigenous women.
Video #10: ADEMI, Working for the Health of Mayan
Women and Children in Guatemala.
Video #12: The Nich Ixim Midwife Movement of Chiapas and why it's important to have a platform to demand better care
Video #14: Traditional midwife Lucía Girón talks about her experience as a midwife over the past 25 years
Video #3: Catalina Mazariegos Gómez, from the Indigenous Women's Center in Guaquitepec, Chiapas
Photo courtesy Janet Jarman
Video #5: APROSADSE, the Guatemalan organization improving health access for vulnerable women and children
Video #7: Luisa Sánchez Ton, a midwife, talks about how a GPA workshop helped her save a baby's life.
Video #9: Sebastiana Pale Pérez, GPA's Operational Coordinator for the Nich Ixim Midwife Movement of Chiapas.
Video #11: Josue Huacash, Founder of Camino de Viento, talks about the importance of a community having healthcare
Video #13: GPA's 20th Anniversary Event that was
celebrated in Chiapas, Mexico
Video #15: GPA Founder Dr. Scott Cohen reflects on the past 20 years of GPA, from its genesis to its current impact