#ThrowbackThursday – Transporting Fuel by Boat

#ThrowbackThursday – Transporting Fuel by Boat In late October 2014, Mano a Mano dedicated a 60-kilometer (37+ miles) road project in El Palmar, Bolivia. This was one of our most challenging projects in our history, and for us was a huge accomplishment to complete. Project Challenges The challenges began with simply reaching the site. Travel […]

Ucuchi Water Reservoir – Part of the San Isidro Ecotourism Park

Ucuchi Water Reservoir – Part of the San Isidro Ecotourism Park Mano a Mano completed its first water reservoir project in 2005 in Ucuchi, a community just outside of Cochabamba. 3,600 people directly benefit from the project. In its first year after completion, 640 hectares of land were being irrigated, as opposed to 250 hectares […]

Mano a Mano Co-Founder Segundo Velasquez Talks About How & Why We Started

Mano a Mano Co-Founder Segundo Velasquez Talks About How & Why We Started In 2012, Mano a Mano co-founder Segundo Velasquez was 1 of 3 finalists for the Opus Prize 2012, with a $1 million award for the winner and $100,000 each to the two runners-up. At the awards ceremony at St. Catherine University, Mano a […]