This fact sheet provides a description of the innovation grants distributed through the Obra program. The program sought to ensure that youth at risk gain increased access to services and programs they need to learn, work, and lead. To accomplish its goals, Obra sought to mobilize partners, resources, and knowledge; advocate around major issues facing youth in the Latin America and Caribbean region; and innovate by investing in and building upon promising practices through innovation grants. The fact sheet also includes lessons learned through the distribution of the grants.

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