• The Road to Sustainability

    SERES Guatemala program coordinator and facilitator Abigail Quic takes her leadership to Australia! Abigail Quic is taking her leadership across the globe – literally. This week she arrived in Australia, ready to share her knowledge of and experience with sustainability education in Central America, while also learning and working alongside other youth sustainability leaders at

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  • SERES Spotlight: Alex Figueroa

    Finding a Voice Alex Alberto Perez Figueroa, 22, says that before participating in SERES, he was always fairly quiet: He didn’t speak much in public, and, in part because of the all-too real fear of gang violence present throughout El Salvador, he didn’t travel far from his community of Celina Ramos even to the central

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  • SERES Spotlight: Ema López

    Leaping into SERES, Leading the Way in Uspantán It’s been a busy and action-packed entry into the SERES youth network for Ema López, an 18-year-old young Maya indigenous woman from San Miguel de Uspantán, El Quiché, Guatemala. Ema became involved with SERES thanks to her older sister, Johana, also a SERES youth ambassador, who invited

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  • Referendum Held to Declare Water a Human Right in Suchitoto, El Salvador

    An Historic Effort, Defiance in Suchitoto  Water is a scarce resource for many millions of people around that globe who struggle daily to obtain water for consumption and other necessities. Millions of children are dying every year because of preventable illnesses contracted from contaminated water, and with increasing frequency drought is devastating some of the

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  • Meet Our New Board Members for Asociación SERES!

    At the end of March, 22 youth leaders from Guatemala and El Salvador, the SERES team, and members of the new directive board gathered together for a weekend to connect, reflect, and work on defining their vision for the future of SERES. Throughout this weekend, youth leaders elected their representatives to the directive board, one

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