Called by Simon Bolivar “The Favorite Daughter” Bolivia has been the most impoverished plurinational state, forgotten and less “favored” countries that has been plundered and still is being plundered in South America. They put Bolivia in honor of their Liberator (Simon Bolivar), but native peoples that have inhabited its diverse landscapes have never enjoyed such freedom. Among all people, children and women are the ones who have suffered the most, carrying out their own slow process of empowerment through associations and cooperatives. The recognition of their rights, positioning in a macho society strongly subjected for centuries, as well as the reporting of domestic violence is still a daily struggle of women and children in Bolivia. The book “Bolivia – La Hija Predilecta” shows this reality in the daily life of women and children from the Altiplano to the Jungle, putting the focus in a country often forgotten by the international press.
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