To fortify the educational infrastructure against the ravages of natural disasters, the Ministry of Public Works has unveiled an ambitious initiative aimed at reconstructing 164 public schools. The initiative, named “Mi Nueva Escuela” (My New School), has been allocated a substantial budget of $16 million, courtesy of funds provided by the World Bank to the Ministry of Education (Mined). Seguir leyendo Reconstructing Public Schools with a $16 Million Investment as a Step Towards Educational Resilience.
President Nayib Bukele of El Salvador and Google Cloud CEO, Thomas Kurian, have sealed a groundbreaking deal that brings Google Cloud’s operations to the country. This move is part of El Salvador’s vision to become a leading regional tech hub. Seguir leyendo El Salvador and Google Cloud Have Sealed Transformative Tech Agreement.
Moving towards digital transformation, the government led by President Nayib Bukele is embracing innovation. Starting today, residents of San Isidro, Cabañas, will have access to free satellite internet, courtesy of the Ministry of Innovation. Seguir leyendo Free Satellite Internet for San Isidro, Cabañas.
Under the terms of this transformative venture, Google Cloud will establish a physical presence in El Salvador, marking the inception of a Google Cloud office within the country. This strategic move is complemented by the introduction of the Google Distributed Cloud (GDC) services, which will place crucial infrastructure closer to the heart of El Salvador’s data generation. Seguir leyendo Google’s New Partnership for Technological Transformation: From Silicon Valley to El Salvador’s Shores.
The long-neglected El Roble School Center, located in the Cantón El Roble region of Ahuachapán, is now receiving a new lease on life as the Municipal Works Directorate kicks off the reconstruction process. Built in 1980, the school center had fallen into disrepair over the years, but thanks to the Presidential initiative “My New School,” a new chapter is beginning for this educational institution. Seguir leyendo DOM Commences Reconstruction of Abandoned El Roble School Center.
The XV Central American and Caribbean Mathematical Olympiad witnessed a remarkable feat as El Salvador’s mathletes clinched top honors. The Ministry of Education (Mined), a staunch supporter of fostering young talent in the realm of mathematics, played a pivotal role in enabling this achievement. Seguir leyendo El Salvador Had A Remarkable Performance at the XV Central American and Caribbean Math Olympiad.
The Expand Academy initiative aims to equip Salvadorans with skills demanded by the technology sector. Seguir leyendo Salvadoran Ministry of Economy Launches New Technology Training Program.
Hundreds of young Salvadorans have enrolled in the Roque Dalton scholarship program. Teams from the program have traveled to various departments across the country to inform the youth about this scholarship initiative that grants access to quality higher education. Seguir leyendo Salvadoran Youths Embrace Educational Opportunities Through Roque Dalton Scholarship Program.
El Salvador has boosted its investment in medical education, allocating over $20 million for specialist training. Under President Nayib Bukele’s leadership, the healthcare system expanded available specialties from $4 million, now offering 54 fields, including recent additions like ophthalmology. Seguir leyendo El Salvador Invests $20 Million to Train Medical Specialists.
President Nayib Bukele’s government is prioritizing food sovereignty by focusing on the agricultural sector. Through the Presidential Commission for Strategic Projects, an initial draft of the Comprehensive Agro-Trading Law has been presented to the Legislative Agriculture Committee. This law aims to strengthen agriculture, rural areas, and overall productivity. Seguir leyendo Salvadoran Agro-Trading Law Paves the Way to Food Security.