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The Other “Most Important Election in a Generation”

The Other “Most Important Election in a Generation”

In a few days, voters will go to the polls. They will decide the leadership of their country as they confront grave challenges to its democratic institutions against the backdrop of the ongoing ravages of the COVID-19 pandemic and its accompanying economic turmoil.

Extractivism in Bolivia

Extractivism in Bolivia

While extractive industries like natural gas can spur investment in infrastructure and create jobs, Bolivia’s history provides a stark warning on the fleeting benefits of economic growth based on export commodities.

Why the Chaco Fund?

Why the Chaco Fund?

“Why are we doing this?” As members of the Chaco Fund’s Board of Directors rolled down the main highway in the Chaco on one rainy and humid day this past November, this question led to a pause in conversation.

Life in the Chaco

Life in the Chaco

The Chaco Fund is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that seeks to empower young women in Bolivia by unlocking educational opportunities.

Why Educate Women?

Why Educate Women?

The Chaco Fund is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that seeks to empower young women in Bolivia by unlocking educational opportunities.