From co-operation to change in Central America
In El Salvador women are the fifth wheel on the wagon. Unacceptable for a country sliding into a spiral of poverty and violence. Trias puts gender on the agenda, together with the women.
Stop wasting so much talent
Few countries have as many people on the sidelines as El Salvador. Women and youngsters in particular are denied opportunities to show their talent. Trias picks them up.
Stopping the mass-emigration of disadvantaged young people in Central America
In El Salvador, one of the most dangerous countries in the world, a quiet exodus is taking place of young people who are forced to abandon their dreams. Help stop this refugee crisis.
The Salvadoran Yancy Ramírez combines studies and working on her parents' coffee plantation with her own shop. 'My cooperative offers me opportunities that other people don't get.'
In El Salvador, 15 young entrepreneurs from Acopajuna have suffered heavy losses because of coronavirus. They want to restart sales of dried sugar cane juice as soon as possible.
Gustavo, from El Salvador, grew up with his grandmother. He didn’t have an easy life. Playing a leading role in a cooperative today is a relief to him.