Category Archives: Organization

New Horizons Scholarship Project Update

The two scholarship students (Eldy and Heidy) have been incorporated into the organization since August, and are working full time on staff.  They have also begun an orientation designed by Un Mundo which covers the admission exam and process, the … Continue reading

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High School Project Update

The construction of the first stage of the workshops has progressed significantly, having finished the walls for the first level of one of the buildings, now waiting for the next disbursement of funds to lay the ceiling and floor for … Continue reading

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Library Project Update

The Library committee and the kindergarden committee are working together to achieve the goals of the project which is to remodel and contruct the local kindergarden and construct a community library on top of the kindergarden. Although both groups have … Continue reading

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Cangrejal Special Education & Health Project Update

The Special Education and Health Association of the Cangrejal Valley (ASEC – the parent committee) has maintained the same group of children since the beginning of the year.  ASEC have identified the areas of programming to later work on developing … Continue reading

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Practicum Students 2011 – A Walk Down Memory Lane by Elias Dubon

During May and June of 2011, I had the opportunity to orient the four practicum students from the local high school Polivalente Elvira Pineda Madrid Institute, whom were working in the Un Mundo office. It was an interesting experience for … Continue reading

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Midwife Network Project Update

General Information The midwives in the región have felt much more motivated and appreciated by the work they do thanks to the efforts of Un Mundo to recognize the importance of their work and help improve the work conditions of … Continue reading

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Womens Group Update

General Information Currently the women’s group is holding meetings every Thursday of each week at 2pm. Among the strengths of the group has been the identification of objectives and goals for the short, médium and long-term. Additionally the group has … Continue reading

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Arts & Cultural Festival Update

General Information Despite not having received funds or one positive funding request, in April of 2011 we decided to hold another arts and cultural festival due to the high demand and interest from the part of the communities. Kency Cantillano, … Continue reading

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New Horizons Scholarship Project Update

General Information This Project is in a waiting phase currently, which is due to the university matriculation and admission process not starting until later in the year. However, we have been working in the planning and preparation for the two … Continue reading

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High School Project Update

General Information The construction of the workshop phase of IOPEPM high school commenced in late April. Over the past three months, the construction has focused primary on the preparation of the land and the underground drainage system which will protect … Continue reading

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