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Pro Mujer Expands Operations to Reach Cajamarca and Chimbote in Northern Peru

By Paola Fattorini Rodriguez, Communications Manager, Pro Mujer in Peru In line with our multi-year (2012-2014) strategic plan in Peru, we recently expanded our operations in the north of the country with two new centers in the regions of Chimbote and Cajamarca. Pro Mujer centers are safe and supportive environments designed for women where we deliver […]

Commitments to Innovative Solutions in Breaking the Cycle of Poverty

By Josh Cramer-Montes, Director of Communications It’s been a busy but exciting week here in NYC as a cross-section of world leaders, CEOs, leading NGOs and foundations, and philanthropists came together for this year’s Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) Annual Meeting, the UN General Assembly meeting and a number of related activities. At this year’s CGI […]

Pro Mujer and GlaxoSmithKline Launch Three-Year, Five-Country Partnership

By Paola Fattorini, Communications Manager, Pro Mujer in Peru On August 22nd, Pro Mujer and GlaxoSmithKline announced a three-year, five-country partnership at a launch event in Lima hosted by Pro Mujer in Peru (PMP). Through a US$575,000 grant, GlaxoSmithKline will help support the standardization of Pro Mujer’s health services as well as the organization’s expansion […]

Pro Mujer Takes Symbolic First Step by Inaugurating New Office in Lima, Peru

By Joshua Cramer-Montes, Director of Communications On Tuesday, August 21st, Pro Mujer in Peru (PMP) inaugurated its newest administrative office in the Peruvian capital of Lima. Located in the neighborhood of Monterrico in this bustling metropolis of 9 million people, the opening represents a significant first step toward expanding our reach to the center and […]

“The Politics of Motherhood in Latin America” – University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Collaborates with Pro Mujer in Peru

By Julie Kline, Assistant Director of Evaluation and Public Engagement Center for Latin American & Caribbean Studies, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee The Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (CLACS) at the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee (UW-M) collaborated with Pro Mujer in its recent Summer Teacher Institute, “The Politics of Motherhood in Latin America,” which […]

Universidad del Pacífico Student María del Roció Shares her Experiences as an Intern at Pro Mujer in Peru

By Paola Fattorini, Communications Manager, Pro Mujer in Peru Many of those that today hold key positions in public and private institutions graduated from the best universities and apply what they learned in school every day. Today, more than ever, information comes at us from all directions about economic growth and the development of our […]

Pro Mujer in Peru Celebrates Its 12th Anniversary and Prepares for a Bright Future

By Paola Fattorini, Communications Manager, Pro Mujer in Peru With the lessons learned following our founding in Bolivia in 1990 and starting operations in Nicaragua in 1996, Pro Mujer began operations in Peru in 1999. In April, Pro Mujer in Peru (PMP) celebrated 12 years of providing integrated financial, training and health services to thousands […]

Pro Mujer Selected as 1 of 29 International Organizations to Become Associated with the United Nations Department of Public Information

Just last week, Pro Mujer was informed that we have been approved to become 1 of 29 United Nations Department of Public Information-affiliated NGOs (UN DPI/NGO). UNDPI partners with NGOs to facilitate the exchange of information and develop partnerships with civil society advocates who play an active role in promoting peace, democracy, development and human rights. As […]