Latest News for: Guatemala office


Anti-corruption prosecutor praised by US flees Guatemala

Springfield News-Sun 24 Jul 2021
Consuelo Porras, Guatemala’s attorney general, had accused the former head of the Special Prosecutor’s Office Against Impunity of “abuses” without specifying what they were ... Supporters cheer for special Prosecutor's Office Against Impunity Juan Francisco Sandoval speaks at a ...

Guatemala anti-corruption prosecutor praised by US ousted

Beaumont Enterprise 24 Jul 2021
GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Guatemala’s attorney general has removed the head of the Special Prosecutor’s Office Against Impunity less than two months after U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris stressed the office’s importance amid a growing push against anti-corruption efforts in the country.

Guatemala Ousts Anti-corruption Prosecutor Praised by US

Voa News 24 Jul 2021
Guatemala's attorney general has removed the leader of the Special Prosecutor's Office Against Impunity less than two months after U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris stressed the office's importance amid a growing push against anti-corruption efforts in the country ... On Thursday, Porras removed another prosecutor from the anti-impunity office.

Letter: 'Dr. WAH' was a passionate advocate for the environment

Brattleboro Reformer 22 Jul 2021
To the editor ... “Dr ... His office door and in fact his home’s front door were always open to students ... Even decades later, I can picture sitting in his office, talking about sawdust cookstoves and deforestation in Guatemala, a shortwave radio by the window, and a copper wire antenna extending up to the roof ... David Bozetarnik ... ....

Chief of Party - USAID/Guatemala Integrating Water Sanitation, and Hygiene (I-WASH) Activity - Guatemala City, Guatemala

Reliefweb 21 Jul 2021
Mercy Corps has been operating in Guatemala for over 15 years, and is known for innovative programming around cash, market-based livelihoods, and violence prevention among others ... Our national office recently relocated from Guatemala City to Coban, Alta Verapaz ... Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs i.e.

House GOP rips Biden for border crisis, WH tells agents to prep for 1.2K families a day

New York Post 20 Jul 2021
​”Border Patrol agents, Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents and customs officers are stretched thin trying to protect and secure our border,”​ the official​ told the newspaper​ ... ​The numbers show a dramatic spike since Biden took office in January, when there were 78,442 encounters. ​​​.

International Money Express, Inc. to Release Second Quarter 2021 Earnings

Omaha World-Herald 15 Jul 2021
... and Canada to 17 countries in Latin America, including Mexico and Guatemala, seven countries in Africa, and two countries in Asia ... The Company was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Miami, Florida with international offices in Puebla, Mexico, and Guatemala City, Guatemala.

Border agents find more than 100 illegal migrants crammed inside two different tractor-trailers near the ...

The Daily Mail 15 Jul 2021
Highway 83 checkpoint northwest of Laredo and discovered 93 people in the cargo area after a Border Patrol canine alerted the officers. The migrants, who were all illegally in the U.S., were identified as citizens of Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, and El Salvador ... Attorney's Office for the Southern District of Texas had taken over the investigation.

Impact Investment Area Manager – Latin America

Reliefweb 13 Jul 2021
Heifer International is an equal opportunity employer ... The function is an overall summary of how the job specifically relates to the global strategic mission ... This is a regional-based position, with the final candidate working from one of Heifer’s offices located in Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, Ecuador, or Nicaragua offices ... **. A ... ... .

Human Rights Council Holds Panel Discussion on Technical Cooperation to Advance the Right to Education

Reliefweb 12 Jul 2021
... education; in the Republic of Moldova, the Office conducted an assessment of the human rights situation of Roma people in the Transnistria region; and in Guatemala and Cambodia, the Office worked with youth-led organizations to create space for dialogue and awareness raising.

Wanted suspects found in failed human smuggling attempt

LMT Online 10 Jul 2021
Pedro Noel Tiu-Po, a 34-year-old from Guatemala, was wanted by the Conroe Sheriff’s office for failure to appear on driving while intoxicated charges and probation violation. Both were turned over to the Webb County Sheriff’s Office for extradition.

Regional Partner Safeguarding Advisor, LACRO

Reliefweb 09 Jul 2021
Regional Partner Safeguarding Advisor. DRD/MQ. LACRO. Advisor I, Grade 9 ... The Latin American and Caribbean Regional Office (LACRO) is located in Guatemala City, Guatemala. The region is made up of five country programs in Haiti, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras and Nicaragua and has one program office in Mexico ... Possible Office or Telecommuting position.

Short-Term Regional Cash Advisor (m/f/d), Honduras

Reliefweb 09 Jul 2021
Tegucigalpa, Honduras with regular travels to Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Guatemala ... Lead the feasibility study for cash and voucher assistance (CVA) in Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Honduras and Guatemala in support of the Honduras office and the EAP developmen ... office is an asset).

Did Guatemala Military Help Escort Sinaloa Cartel's Cocaine?

InSight Crime 08 Jul 2021
In light of the allegations, the Guatemala Attorney General's Office has announced plans to investigate the officers' alleged participation in the drug network, while a spokesperson for the military expressed the Defense Ministry's willingness to cooperate in any related investigation, local media reported.

Regional Advocacy and Outreach Officer

Reliefweb 07 Jul 2021
Regional Advocacy Officer - Africa ... Protection International (PI) is an international not-for-profit organisation registered in Belgium with regional offices in Africa and Mesoamerica, and presences in Thailand, Indonesia, Kenya, DR Congo, Colombia, Guatemala, Honduras and Belgium.