Issue - May 2008

May 2008

In this month’s issue interviewing Latti Ugrinovic about FUNACC, Ross Eventon brings us Lucid Dreams, Charlotte Mayhew visits our friends of CBA and tells us about English in Cochabamba, Walter Sanchez and the history of bullfighting in Cochabamba, Alejandra Kolbe facing global more...

May 2008


In this month’s issue, read about how Wilson Peñaranda began his career; Elias Burgess brings Alcides D’orbigny Museum of Natural History; Jennine Loiseau invites us to participate of Fête de la Musique; Ivan Montaño tells us about Andean Bear.

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Ximena Noya


At that time I was administrator of the OncolĂłgico and a lot of poor people came and asked me to help get them treatment; I spoke with a doctor that had experience in working with charities and he proposed the creation of a foundation. With the help of some employees and some friends we began to make the statutes for the Foundation and organise the other paper work. We also had help from lawyers in the Prefectura, and we had legal representation...

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