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Rains and floods devastate large tracts of Bolivia

Rains and floods devastate large tracts of Bolivia

Mar 11, 2014

11 March, 2014 - Months of deluges destroy Bolivian crop, businesses and homes and leave some remote areas cut off

Press release: A big hand for equality

Press release: A big hand for equality

Mar 08, 2012

ACT releases new report on gender equality for International Women's Day

Bolivia: restoring nature in the highlands

Bolivia: restoring nature in the highlands

Mar 05, 2010

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About Bolivia
  • Population: 9.9 million (UN, 2009)
  • Capital: Sucre (official), La Paz (administrative)
  • Largest city: Santa Cruz
  • Area: 1.1 million sq km (424,164 sq miles)
  • Major languages: Spanish, Quechua, Aymara, Guarani
  • Major religion: Christianity
  • Life expectancy: 63 years (men), 68 years (women) (UN)
  • Monetary unit: 1 boliviano = 100 centavos
  • Main exports: Soyabeans, natural gas, zinc, gold, silver, lead, tin, antimony, wood, sugar