Working to Reduce Maternal and Infant Deaths and Improve the Quality of Life for Women and Children in Latin America
GPA is committed to building long-term partnerships with communities and creating strong support networks
Save the Children, Mexico
Save the Children is the world's leading independent organisation for children. It works in over 120 countries, saving children’s lives; fighting for their rights and helping them fulfill their potential. Save the Children and GPA collaborate on several training programs for traditional midwives in Chiapas.
Formación y Capacitación FOCA, A.C
FOCA is a non-governmental, non-profit organization that offers free education, training and guidance to marginalized groups, women, children in need and rural youth, and indigenous organizations and communities in the state of Chiapas. The team at FOCA is made up of women and men who have over then years of experience in popular education and gender mainstreaming. FOCA and GPA collaborate on training initiatives with traditional midwives in Chiapas.
Mexica Tours is a travel agency in Chiapas, Mexico whose mission is to show the state of Chiapas through original and memorable experiences that maintain a high level of social responsibility to the local cultures and the natural environments in which they live. Mexica Tours has partnered with GPA to offer transportation to the remote, difficult to access communities in Chiapas where GPA works.
Strategic Alliance of Civil Society Organizations For Health, Food and Nutrition in Chiapas
GPA forms part of this Alliance, which includes 14 participating organizations and is headed by Fundación Cántaro Azul. It seeks to strengthen the capacities of each organization and consolidate their collective efforts to impact health and malnutrition outcomes in the Highland Region of Chiapas.
Global Pediatric Alliance
P.O. Box 640046
San Francisco, CA 94164
Photos courtesy of Marcella Spera, Monica
Jarosz, Nikhol Esteras, and Stacey Ramirez
Global Pediatric Alliance seeks to promote grassroots empowerment and improve child and maternal health by providing educational, technical, and financial support for community-based health projects in Latin America.
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