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Those of you who have been to the Altiplano region in Bolivia know what a difficult task it is to dig miles of trenches in the rocky Bolivian soil for a water system. It is slow, [...]
At 13,000 ft. elevation, almost nothing grows in the Altipalno of Bolivia. Local diet is limited to a variety of potatoes, quinoa and a few other high-altitude grains. Over the years the CHOICE team has been [...]
One of the first steps to making progress out of poverty is understanding what is possible for a better life. “Mi Escuelita” or “My Little School” is an innovative approach to raising awareness in the rural [...]
At 13,000 feet above sea level, with no electricity or heating, the cement and brick schools of the Altiplano, Bolivia feel more like ice boxes than places of learning. Desks, supplies and education materials are scarce, [...]