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· March, 2012

Stories about Bolivia from March, 2012

31 March 2012

Bolivia: The Wandering Hands of the Santa Cruz Mayor

Santa Cruz Mayor Percy Fernández is in hot water because of his apparent inappropriate touching of city council member Desirée Bravo, which was caught on tape by the media during...

28 March 2012

Bolivia: Promoting Internet Connectivity in the ‘Real’ and ‘Virtual’ World

‘Mujeres Construyendo': Empowering Women, One Blog at a Time

Mujeres Construyendo, the first platform for female bloggers in Spanish, wants to convert Hispanic women into creators of internet content. We talk to its founder, Claudia Calvin, about this growing...

14 March 2012

Bolivia: A Serious Bid to Lift UN Ban on the Coca Leaf?

Bolivia's government is seeking the international depenalisation of the coca leaf with the support of coca growers and others within the country, but faces both internal and foreign challenges.