CESO has completed more than 600 assignments in Honduras since 1975. Our projects include improving water sanitation, developing services in the tourism industry, supporting small farmer co-operatives, and stimulating municipal development and economic growth.
Lifting Communities: the priceless rewards of being a CESO volunteer
After 37 years as an IT professional, which included stints at IBM and Canadian Tire Financial Services, I found myself to be happily retired and ready to pursue something that’s always been of interest to me – volunteering for international development. It was around February 2018 when I joined CESO as an expert Volunteer Advisor. In November 2018, I set out for my first assignment in Catacamas, a small town in rural Honduras, to provide expert support to the Universidad Nacional de Agricultura. My work was to build and design a web portal to help the institution identify and share…
Fostering Entrepreneurship in Catacamas, Honduras
On April 21, 2017, I boarded a Continental flight from Halifax that would deliver…