Thanks to major structural reforms and stable macroeconomic policies, El Salvador has seen poverty levels decline significantly since the 1990s. But high levels of crime and violence continue to threaten social development and economic growth.
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October 7, 2014 — The World Bank Chief Economist for the region, Augusto de la Torre, discussed in this webcast how the current, low-growth environment could increase inequalities in Latin America.Read More »
July 16, 2014 — Learn about the youth-led regional initiative that promotes safety in Central America by raising awareness, mobilizing communities and advocating for national and regional policy changeRead More »