Updated Jan 16, 2018

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Stage 5: Scaling

Guatemala is one of the poorest countries in Latin America and has some of the worst health outcomes in the region, with some of the highest rates of infant and maternal mortality, and the lowest life expectancies. Limited access to health facilities and essential medicines contribute to these poor health outcomes - particularly in rural, indigenous areas.
Women, Informal sector workers

Focus Areas:

Health, Economic Growth and Trade and Monitoring & Evaluation

Health, Economic Growth and Trade and Monitoring & EvaluationSEE LESS

Implemented In:


GuatemalaSEE LESS

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Innovation Description

The TISA program seeks to expand access to essential medicines and health products by establishing local medicine outlets in rural areas.
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The TISA program also empowers local entrepreneurs who are provided with training and a source of income.


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