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Confronting chronic drought, food insecurity and climate injustice in Latin America

Confronting chronic drought, food insecurity and climate injustice in Latin America

Oct 29, 2014

29 October, 2014 - With support from the Ecumenical Small Projects Fund, Latin American community-based organisations are working to find solutions to some of the biggest challenges they face

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

ACT in Bolivia

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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