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This emergency food assistance WFP is providing is additional to the actions implemented by the Plurinational government of Bolivia, and will last three months (September 22 - December 22, 2016). Once the intervention ends, WFP and its partners will ...

Although Bolivia sits in the tropics, the Andes run through the country like a spine. Many mountains exceed 6,000 metres, among the highest outside of south and Central Asia, meaning that glaciers can exist here.
The Bolivia Library Project was founded in 1997 as a network of parish Libraries that supports the Bolivian youth of the Senkata parishes of San Francisco de Asis and Santa Clara as they strive to improve student access to online educational resources ...
Bolivia distributes technological packages to avoid losing potatoes. Bolivia's national agricultural health and food safety service distributed a technological package to small scale growers, aimed at combating pests and avoiding losses in potato crops.
On August 25, 2016, the world was shocked by reports that striking miners in Bolivia had brutally tortured and murdered Bolivian Vice Minister of the Interior Rodolfo Illanes. Sent by President Evo Morales to negotiate with the mining cooperatives in ...

That's exactly why she journeyed to La Paz, Bolivia, earlier this year to spend a week learning hand-knitting techniques from local female artisans.
LA PAZ, Oct 25 (Reuters) - Bolivia's government and a consortium led by Spain's Repsol SA will sign a deal to develop two natural gas fields with an investment that could exceed $1 billion, a government official told reporters on Tuesday.
Between 1986 and 2014 - one human generation - the glaciers of Bolivia shrank by 43%, according to new research. This presents a problem in the long term for more than 2 million people who rely on glacial meltwater supply in the dry season, and ...
scientists have found that it's not just coastal regions of the world that are at risk from melting ice - a new study shows that shrinking glaciers in Bolivia are set to leave behind lakes that will put nearby villages in danger of flash floods that ...
Geographically challenging and visually stunning, Bolivia's de facto capital, La Paz, is not a run-of-the-mill kind of place.
Glaciers in the Bolivian Andes have shrunk 43 percent since 1986 as a result of rising global temperatures, putting millions of people at risk for shortages of drinking water, irrigation, and hydropower.
Bolivia -- A Bolivia man was jailed Thursday, charged with shooting into two occupied homes in Supply, one in August and one in September, according to the Brunswick County Sheriff's Office.
LA PAZ, Oct. 21 (Xinhua) -- Bolivian President Evo Morales on Friday highlighted China's investment and cooperation across various development projects in Bolivia. "We don't feel alone. China's presence is felt in the cooperation and investments that ...
climate change has caused mountain glaciers in the Bolivian Andes to retreat by 43 percent between 1986 and 2014, threatening rural and urban populations alike - in South America's poorest country - with long-term water shortages and possibly even ...
A new study published in The Cryosphere, an European Geosciences Union journal, has found that Bolivian glaciers shrunk by 43% between 1986 and 2014, and will continue to diminish if temperatures in the region continue to increase.
BRUNSWICK COUNTY -- A Bolivia man arrested Wednesday now faces 31 sex charges involving a minor. According to arrest warrants, Gerad Michael Christman, 26, is charged with 15 counts of indecent liberties with a child, 15 counts of statutory sexual ...

Bolivia's glaciers have shrunk by more than 40% in the past few decades. This puts further pressure on an already stressed water supply, while the meltwater lakes left behind risk collapsing in sudden and catastrophic outburst floods.
Bolivia was shaken in late August when Deputy Interior Minister Rodolfo Illanes was killed by striking miners from Bolivia's informal, self-governing cooperatives, his body dumped by the side of the road 80 miles south of the capital, La Paz. Llanes ...
La Paz, Bolivia - Bolivian police say they've detained a 76-year-old U.S. citizen with more than 121 pounds (55 kilograms) of gold.
Eight University of Mississippi students immersed themselves in the culture and history of Bolivia this summer as they explored ethnography, the study of the customs of people groups and cultures, and social scientific methods, all against the backdrop ...
A striking new design hotel and concept has opened in La Paz, Bolivia's administrative capital, and one of the highest cites in the world.
Eight University of Mississippi students immersed themselves in the culture and history of Bolivia this summer as they explored ethnography, the study of the customs of people groups and cultures, and social scientific methods, all against the backdrop ...
Tensions heat up in Bolivia's second city, El Alto, as protesters block roads in a call for increased infrastructure. At least ten people were arrested after an exchange of police tear gas and protestors' stone throwing.
Around 1,300 hectares were deforested for sugarcane between 2011 and 2014 in northern Bolivia, with 600 more hectares cleared between July and September 2016.
Video: Clashes in Bolivia as town calls for Mayor to quit. Published 12/10/2016. 0 Comments; Share. email. Clashes in Bolivia as town calls for Mayor to quit. Share. facebook · twitter · Google · Email. Go To. Comments. Most Read; Most Shared; Most ...
Ubisoft's upcoming Ghost Recon game, Wildlands, looks to be the most ambitious entry in that series yet. With a fully diverse range of environments, and a full ...
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (News release) - 13 Electric Cooperatives of Arkansas linemen recently returned from a mission in rural Bolivia in which the men ran power lines to three remote villages resulting in electric service to more than 360 residents. The ...
Bolivia will be hoping to bounce back from a hefty 5-0 defeat against Brazil when they welcome Ecuador to the Estadio Hernando Siles for Tuesday's World Cup ...
The Chinese government has agreed to lend US$4.86 billion to Bolivia to finance infrastructure, mine and energy projects, including the Rositas hydroelectric plant.
LA PAZ - People in Bolivia appear to be waiting for everything to fall apart before they accept that their economy faces a crisis.
10 de octubre de 2016, 07:43La Paz, Oct 10 (Prensa Latina) Minister of Presidency Juan Ramon Quintana urged members of the Bolivian armed forces to increase nationalist awareness and ensure the country''s sovereignty while fighting the imperialist ...
Israeli hiker died from altitude sickness in Bolivia. An Israeli hiker who traveled in Bolivia, South America was sick from altitude sickness and died from a complication on the way to the hospital.
Brazil and Barcelona superstar Neymar has been told to tone down his "cocky" attitude after leading the Selecao to a scintillating 5-0 defeat of Bolivia in World Cup qualifying on Thursday. The 24-year-old Brazilian scored one goal and assisted two ...
On October 6, 2016 local time, Foreign Minister Wang Yi, who was paying an official visit to Bolivia, told the press in La Paz that despite different national conditions and the long geographical distance, China and Bolivia have always treated each ...
Manchester United right-back Antonio Valencia has taken to social media ahead of Ecuador's World Cup qualification clash with Bolivia on Monday.
Ecuador finally broke a poor run of form when it took down Chile 3-0 at home. It was Ecuador's first win after a four-game winless streak that included three losses.
On October 6, 2016 local time, President Evo Morales of Bolivia met in La Paz with visiting Foreign Minister Wang Yi. Evo Morales said that Bolivia and China ...
La Paz, 7 Oct (Prensa Latina) The Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi ended today an official visit to Bolivia, which local authorities describe as very fruitful, as evidenced by the meeting with President Evo Morales, the signing of agreements and the ...
07 de octubre de 2016, 17:43La Paz, Oct 7 (Prensa Latina) Marcelo Zabalaga, president of the central bank of Bolivia (BCB), said today that the policies developed by the government during the last ten years led to the consolidation of economy ...
Zurich -- FIFA is investigating complaints from Chile and Peru that Bolivia fielded an ineligible player against them in World Cup qualifying matches.
LA PAZ, Oct. 7 (Xinhua) -- Bolivian President Evo Morales said Thursday that his country is willing to strengthen cooperation with China in trade, investment, energy, infrastructure and public security.
A bloody Neymar was removed from Brazil's 5-0 defeat of Bolivia after receiving an elbow to the face on Thursday. The Barcelona star scored one goal and set up two more as Brazil outclassed the Bolivians in their CONMEBOL World Cup qualifier in Natal, ...
Brazil hosts Bolivia on Thursday as World Cup qualifiers continue ahead of the 2018 tournament in Russia. Brazil enters Thursday a point behind Uruguay in qualifying after wins over Ecuador and Colombia, with new head coach Adenor Bacchi taking over ...
The Barcelona forward was a force of nature in this World Cup 2018 qualifier, setting up two more goals in the wake of his early opener as Tite's men ran rampant.
Bolivia Standfield came straight from one job to another. Helping people get through one more day and be ready for the next has long been her passion and that has not changed.
Brazil have embarked on a bold new era under manager Tite, who needs to repair the damage done during Dunga's reign. Fortunately, Tite can call on a plethora of talented individuals for the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Bolivia on Friday.
Midfielder Giuliano is looking to take ``the opportunity of his life'' having been given his first start for Brazil in the World Cup qualifier against Bolivia. The 26-year-old, whose nine caps since making his debut in 2010 have all been as a ...
Brazil fan Ana Queiroz, a 31-year-old teacher, wasn't expecting to be so excited about the Bolivia game. "If this match were a few months ago, I couldn't have cared less.
Bolivia man sentenced for sexually assaulting two girls. -A A +A. Bookmark and Share. By Staff Report.


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