Lessons from the Andes on Budgeting to Close the Gender Gap

Lessons from the Andes on Budgeting to Close the Gender Gap

Milagros Salazar – IPS – 01 December 2011 (originally published 29 Nov) LIMA, Nov 29, 2011 (IPS) – Three countries in South America’s Andean region, Bolivia, Ecuador and Peru, have a great deal to teach and share with those meeting in Busan, South Korean this week to discuss, among other things, how to make sure […]

Relief is in the cards: Women raise funds for Peru quake

Relief is in the cards: Women raise funds for Peru quake

Jason Swensen – Deseret News – Tuesday, 11 January, 2011 (originally published 8 Jan) Residents of this fishing city situated along Peru’s southern coast know more about quakes than they ever wanted. On Aug. 15, 2007, an 8.0-magnitude temblor all but destroyed Pisco. Hundreds were killed and thousands were left homeless. Ninety percent of the […]