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Bilingual Intercultural Education in Guatemala


On the International Day of Indigenous Peoples, the Bilingual Intercultural Education networks of the Highlands of Western Guatemala released this statement on the state of Indigenous education.

In Memory of Doreen Gorsline


Horizons would like to remember and honour the life of Doreen Gorsline; a long time volunteer, devoted to her community, with a kind and generous heart. Doreen, you will be remembered and missed.   

Travel with us: Frequently Asked Questions

Educational Tours

Educational Tours are a great opportunity to see our projects and go beyond regular travel. Read these Frequently Asked Questions FAQs about our Educational Tours.  

Mayan Midwives of Guatemala

Midwives in Guatemala

Our Fall Appeal Letter features the Guatemala Intercultural Highlands Association (AMIGAS) and their remarkable work to promote childhood and maternal health.  

Innovation in a Time of Change

Innovation in the Field

Our Fall Newsletter features how Horizons is working with our partners to build strategies to face the new realities of international cooperation. 

Kingston Event Supports Women's Rights


The Annual Wolfe Island Solidarity Fiesta was held September 15th. The day was beautiful and the event a great success! All funds will support women worker's rights in Nicaragua and El Salvador.  

Project Spotlights and Successes


See some examples of the many results and successes Horizons of Friendship is having in the field in cooperation with partners. Let's keep up the good work!

2012/2013: A Year of Great Accomplishments

June partner visit

Some highlights from the 2012/13 fiscal year. Horizons of Friendship projects supported 17 organizations in 7 countries!

Local Students Tackle Global Development

Youth Driving Development

This week, Horizons of Friendship visited students at Kingston Frontenac Secondary School. These bright students had some ideas for new directions in Canadian International Development policy. 

In Memory of Scott Lamberton


We were saddened to learn of the recent sudden death of Scott Lamberton. Scott made long standing contributions to the organization and community and will be missed by all of us.