Seeing Eye-to-Eye on Diversity
The two young women are taking part in USAID’s workforce development programs for Afro-Colombian and indigenous youth in Bogota, Colombia. The programs are providing in-class and on-the-job training that will increase access to economic opportunities in Colombia’s high-growth sectors. Additionally, these courses include a key cultural learning component, which promotes tolerance and pride in cultural and ethnic identity.
Credit: ACDI VOCA/ Katherin Ko