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.

Students from the Dianova Nicaragua Foundation

Students from the Dianova Nicaragua Foundation

Dianova Nicaragua in 2016

19 collaborators

Women: 74%, men: 26%

19 volunteers

Participate in activities on a regular basis

2 facilities

1 educational centre, 1 hotel

409 people served

By the the programmes developped by the Foundation in 2016

Activities 2016

Education & Training

  • Raitipura project phase 2, donation of equipment and supplies and other contributions to Raitipura school: 105 enfants children
  • Set up of biology/chemistry/physics lab, in partnership with the Ministry of Education (MINED) and schools from Jinotepe et Carazo departments: 300 adolescents
  • Vocational training project implemented with the National Hotel School (Escuela Nacional de Hoteleria): 4 people

Development & Responsible Tourism

  • Signature of a partnership agreement with the Transamerican Association of Volunteers in Solidarity – ATRAVES) to develop a project that will benefit more than 500 families (education, nutrition, medical care)
  • Implementation of a project to renovate Europeo Hotel’s infrastructure, processes and facilities in order to enhance its social profitability
  • Agreements signed with the University of Commercial Sciences (UCC), the University of Managua (UdeM) and the tour operator El Perezoso to promote the development of responsible tourism in Nicaragua

Certifications and Accreditations

In Nicaragua, the Foundation works jointly with the Ministry of Education (MINED) and the Tourism National Institute (INTUR)

Contact Information

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

  1. 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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