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The Protection and Quality of Care for Children Project addresses the rights and needs of El Salvador’s most vulnerable children by strengthening the national child protection system and improving quality of care for all children.


The Juvenile Justice System Strengthening Project promotes alternative sentencing within the juvenile justice system and helps keep youth from becoming repeat offenders or attempting to illegally immigrate.


The Civil Society and Democracy in the Eastern Region Project promotes education, analysis and discussion on issues of transparency, governance and democracy in the departments of San Miguel, La Unión, Morazán and Usulután.


USAID’s Economic Competitiveness Project partners with the Salvadoran government and the private business sector to generate tangible growth, create jobs, stimulate innovation, and catalyze policy reform that contributes to economic development and security to reduce irregular migration. The project supports the creation of new opportunities by expanding exports, diversifying products, facilitating entrance to new markets, and strengthening services for micro, small and medium businesses.


Consistent with the goals of the U.S. Strategy for Central America, and in broad alignment with the Northern Triangle Countries’ Alliance for Prosperity Plan, USAID programs in El Salvador expand broad-based economic growth to support a more secure and prosperous El Salvador where citizens can envision a future in their own country.