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Sergio E. Rivas

Sergio E. Rivas, Regional Managing Director for Latin America and the Caribbean, ACDI/VOCA

Posts by Sergio E. Rivas

  • July 9, 2019

    Beacons of Hope Demonstrate Impact of U.S. Investment in Central America

    Sergio E. Rivas in Global Development | July 9, 2019

    As Chief of Party of the USAID Transforming Market Systems Activity implemented by ACDI/VOCA in Honduras, I’ve seen the impact of American investment in Central America. Throughout my time in Honduras, I have come across some “beacons of hope.” Their stories illustrate how targeted policy reform, access to education, transparency, justice, and economic development make Honduras a better and safer place to live.