Notes from the Field: The Problem of Violence in El Salvador

 

The Problem of Violence

By David Blanchard

 

The author of this document, Father David Blanchard, helps coordinate a collaborative research program funded by the Conflict and Development Foundation in El Salvador and implemented by Food for the Poor as part of their Agriculture for Peace Project:

Youth Violence in El Salvador: Evaluating the Impact of an Agricultural and Nutritional Innovation (Hydroponic Gardens) in the Reduction of Violence and Gang Involvement