Since 2004, RET has directly supported more than
431,000 direct participants in Latin America & the Caribbean,
60% of them are vulnerable women and indirectly benefitted
2 Million participants throughout 167 projects. 


Young People, Women & Girls

RET has put at the center of its work the commitment to protect and build the resilience of young people and women affected by conflict, violence, disasters and displacement.


To achieve locally sustained outcomes, RET focuses on catalyzing self-reliance by strengthening the local capacities, fostering socio-economic empowerment and human development to promote stable, resilient, and prosperous societies.  We believe that people must influence the processes that shape their lives.


News & Blog

ZERO Project Award for Innovative Practice 2020 – PANAMA

RET Americas was granted the Zero Project Award 2020 for Innovative Practice for “Including Children, Adolescents and Youth with Disabilities in Disaster Risk Reduction and Management practices.” RET Americas has been implementing an inclusive school safety project in Panama, to teach students with disabilities how to manage the risks associated with natural hazards. This unique …