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Last updateFri, 16 Aug 2019 11am

Kids get a playground thanks to a little help from US expats

Happy mothers and exuberant children gathered last Saturday at a DIF center near Guadalajara’s Auditorio Benito Juárez to celebrate the inauguration of a new playground, built for them thanks to the efforts of several expats from the United States.

Important international program spurs Mexican girls to develop tech skills

Technovation is the world’s largest program aimed at introducing girls aged 10 to 18 to technology entrepreneurship. Promoted by the global non-profit organization Iridescent, it is supported by well-known companies such as Google, Oracle, Adobe, Uber and Samsung, and is endorsed by the likes of UNESCO and even the U.S. Peace Corps.