Good Governance and Civil Society
Region: Central America (Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala)
Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala are among the countries with the highest homicide rates in the world, with the majority of perpetrators and victims as members of violent youth gangs. However, there is a lack of interinstitutional and regional exchange regarding proven experiences with violence prevention.
The project PREVENIR aims to reduce the youth violence in Central America. AMBERO is responsible for the institutional strengthening of the General Secretariat of SICA in the area of knowledge management. In particular, the following areas are in focus: advisory regarding knowledge management; the conception, design and programming of a virtual platform as well as the preparation and consolidation of best practices for this platform.
The services of AMBERO comprise the following subareas: