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BANASA joins the celebration of World Science Day for Peace and Development.[:]

World Science Day for Peace and Development is celebrated every 10 November to highlight the significant role of science in society, promoting informed citizens about scientific advances to create more sustainable societies.

Banasa operates aligned to the Sustainable Development Goals; has been actively involved in the planning and execution of programs and projects that promote the reduction of the “Technological Gap” in Rural Schools in
Guatemala.

During the year 2019, Banasa has contributed to the implementation of the “Digital Gap” program in rural schools to provide technological tools that allow students to have access to educational programs.

The program consists of donating tablets with educational programs in schools in the departments of Retalhuleu, San Marcos and Quetzaltenango.

Banasa promotes access to science and seeks to raise the education level of the area!

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BANASA STARTS A NEW DIPLOMA OF COMMUNITY ADAPTATION TO CLIMATE CHANGE

This is the second diploma course that BANASA carries out in the area of southwestern Guatemala to strengthen local capacities in the face of the impacts of climate change.

BANASA HELPS YOUNG GIRLS REACH THEIR FULL POTENTIAL

Helping girls like Esther is an integral part of the methodology of the Mojarras School of BANASA. Esther is a primary school girl who has been intimidated and bullied for her disability …

BANASA FEMALE WORKERS RECEIVE THE ORDER OF LABOR EXCELLENCE

The Order of Labor Excellence was delivered to two BANASA workers, by President Jimmy Morales, on March 7 at the National Palace of Culture.

Educating girls helps eradicate poverty

When Juliana arrived at Mojarras School , she stuttered and had difficulty speaking. In her previous school, children made fun of her. As a result, she did not participate in class which affected her academic progress. Find out what happened to Juliana!

“ONE BANANA A DAY” HAS CHANGED THE LIVES OF MORE THAN 1,000 CHILDREN IN RURAL GUATEMALA

1,278 children from six rural schools benefited from the BANASA food security program “One Banana a Day Changes Your Life.”

BANASA ENGINEERS PARTICIPATE AS SPEAKERS AT THE WATER MANAGEMENT CONGRESS

BANASA shared their water management expertise on responsible and sustainable water practices at the 1st Integrated Water Management Congress held recently in Guatemala.

(Español) BANASA ayuda a reparar puente Cameyá en Cuyotenango, Suchitepéquez

(Español) Después de una semana de trabajo por parte de BANASA y otras empresas, que ayudaron al Ministerio de Comunicaciones a instalar un puente Bailey, quedó habilitado el paso de Cuyotenango a Mazatenango, en el kilómetro 166, tras el colapso del puente Cameyá.

(Español) BANASA conmemora el Día Mundial de las Habilidades de la Juventud – 15 de julio

(Español) El Día Mundial de las Habilidades o Competencias Juveniles, celebra la idea de que todos deben tener la oportunidad de descubrir y desarrollar sus talentos.

BANASA implements HIV/AIDS labor policy

Banasa has an HIV/AIDS labor policy with the dignity of the person at its core, and which is based on national and international laws relating to HIV/AIDS and sexually transmitted diseases.

BANASA participa en foro de responsabilidad social en Guatemala

BANASA and community leaders participate in the Tenth National Social Responsibility Forum

BANASA and APIB invited workers and leaders from the southwestern region to participate in the CSR Forum: “Ethical leadership to transform Guatemala”.