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WOLA Launches the Central America Monitor

The U.S. has increased foreign assistance to Central America in an effort to address the violence, poor governance, and lack of opportunities driving migration from the region. Is U.S. assistance having the desired impact? How can we measure its progress towards its goals? WOLA and partner organizations in Central America will monitor U.S. assistance programs and evaluate in-country progress.

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