Fundación Dianova Nicaragua

Established in 1986, the Dianova Nicaragua Foundation implements educational and vocational training projects aimed primarily at vulnerable communities. In addition, the Foundation is now developing  a responsible tourism project through the Europeo Hotel in Managua, an establishment whose proceeds are used to finance the Foundation’s social projects.

Laguna 2 - Dianova Nicaragua

Laguna 2 project: pupils from a public school where the Dianova Nicaragua Foundation’s “Life Skills” workshops are implemented – photo: Dianova

Dianova Nicaragua at a Glance

20 Employees

Women: 75%, men: 25%

2 Facilities

1 educational centre, 1 hotel

754 people

Have benefited from Dianova Nicaragua’s education and training programmes in 2017

Progammes and Activities

  • Training for young people (introductory courses in physics, chemistry and biology laboratory, computer courses)
  • Life Skills Workshops
  • Community health internship programmes (nutrition and care)
  • Responsible tourism training course

Dianova Nicaragua and the Sustainable Development Goals

Goal 4: Ensure inclusive and quality education for all and promote lifelong learning

objectif de développement durable 4: éducationIn 2017 Dianova Nicaragua carried out training activities based on a global approach to education. These activities supported the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goal 4 and other objectives associated with the training of schoolchildren and students from vulnerable communities:

  • Computer courses and science internships
  • Development of good practices in community health (nutrition, medical assistance)
  • Promotion of internships for university students
  • Implementation of workshops on gender equality and human rights in schools.

The activities of Dianova Nicaragua have created the conditions for children and young people to strengthen their social skills, build their own identity and become actors in the exercise and defense of their rights, with a view to integral development.

Certifications et accréditations

Contact information

Some of the projects or activities currently running in Fundación Dianova Nicaragua

  1. Health and Welfare Networks for Adolescents, Youth and their Families

    Dianova Nicaragua Foundation is a NGO whit a primary focus on promoting solidarity, fostering the exchange of skills, knowledge and...

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  2. Renovation Project of the Europeo Hotel

    Renovation and modernization of the infrastructure, facilities and equipment of the Europeo hotel (Managua, Nicaragua), a not-for-profit establishment whose profits help support social...

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