14 Photos: Starting Work on a New Water Project in Maldonado, Bolivia
Mano a Mano staff is starting work on a new water project in Maldonado, Bolivia. As with many of our projects, the working conditions are difficult: it is about 14,000 feet above sea level, and it is cold, wet, and windy. With the severe drought currently affecting Bolivia, water projects like this one are especially important to help rural communities manage their resources.
More Information About Mano a Mano Water Projects
Ivo Velasquez from Mano a Mano’s counterpart organization Mano a Mano Nuevo Mundo talks about the impact our newest water reservoir project in Wirkini will have for the communities in the area: